Clinical manifestations and laboratory findings of 496 children with brucellosis in Van, Turkey

Parlak M. , AKBAYRAM S., Dogan M. , Tuncer O. , Bayram Y. , CEYLAN N., ...Daha Fazla

PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, cilt.57, sa.4, ss.586-589, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 57 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/ped.12598
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.586-589


BackgroundBrucellosis is the most common zoonotic disease worldwide and remains an important human disease especially in developing countries. The aim of the present study was to evaluate clinical manifestations and laboratory findings of childhood brucellosis in Van province of Eastern Turkey. To our knowledge, this is the largest series of childhood brucellosis reported in the literature.