Human anthrax in Kyrgyz Republic: Epidemiology and clinical features


Kutmanova A., DOĞANAY M. , Zholdoshev S.

JOURNAL OF INFECTION AND PUBLIC HEALTH, cilt.13, ss.1161-1165, 2020 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 13 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2020
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jiph.2020.02.043
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF INFECTION AND PUBLIC HEALTH
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1161-1165

Özet

Background: Bacillus anthracis infects both humans and animals which leads to anthrax disease. The disease is still a global issue as it occurs naturally and has a potential use for bioterrorism/bio-weapons agents. This study aimed to investigate the clinical and epidemiologic features of human anthrax that has been seen in Kyrgyzstan.