Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever in children


Tezer H., Sucakli I. A. , Sayli T. R. , Celikel E., Yakut I., KARA A., et al.

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL VIROLOGY, cilt.48, ss.184-186, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 48 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jcv.2010.04.001
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF CLINICAL VIROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.184-186

Özet

Background: Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) virus causes a severe disease in humans with a mortality up to 30%. In Turkey there has been an increase in the number of cases during years since 2002. Humans of all ages living in endemic areas, especially those who are working as shepherds and toddlers, have high risk of acquiring CCHF.