PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, vol.57, no.4, pp.586-589, 2015 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
brucellosis, children, clinical manifestation, laboratory finding, Turkey, MEAN PLATELET VOLUME, CHILDHOOD BRUCELLOSIS, COMPLICATIONS
Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated:
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.