Evaluation of epidemiological, clinical, and laboratory characteristics and mortality rate of patients with Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever in the northeast region of Turkey


KARAKEÇİLİ F. , Cikman A., Aydin M. , BİNAY U. D. , Kesik O. A. , ÖZÇİÇEK F.

JOURNAL OF VECTOR BORNE DISEASES, cilt.55, ss.215-221, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 55 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4103/0972-9062.249479
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF VECTOR BORNE DISEASES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.215-221

Özet

Background & objectives: Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF), an illness characterized by fever and hemorrhage, is caused by a CCHF virus (CCHFV). It is an important public health problem in Turkey. The objective of this study was to evaluate the demographic, clinical, and laboratory characteristics and mortality rates of CCHF patients in the northeast region of Turkey.