[epidemiological evaluation of a possible outbreak in and nearby tokat province].between the dates of may 4th-august 6th 2002, 46 cases were detected with abdominal pain nausea, vomiting, arthralgia/myalgia, headache, fever, diarrhea and rash, in the middle blacksea and north inner anatolia regions. their laboratory findings yielded elevated levels of liver enzymes (ast, alt, ldh), leucopenia and thrombocytopenia. as the infection was treated easily with tetracyclines, clinical diagnosis was considered to be rickettsiosis or ehrlichiosis. serum and blood samples obtained fro ...200415293900
[investigation of coxiella burnetii and brucella seropositivities in patients presenting with acute fever].tokat province and kelkit valley located in the black sea region of turkey are endemic areas for brucellosis and crimean-congo hemorrhagic fever. since the risk factors are similar, the probability of coxiella burnetii seroposititivity is assumed to be also high in this area. the aim of this study was to investigate q fever and brucellosis seropositivity in patients with acute fever. a total of 53 patients (37 male, 16 female; age range: 18-65 years, mean age: 47.13 ± 16.40 years) who were admit ...201323621726
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