Hemolytic uremic syndrome outbreak in Turkey in 2011


Ekinci Z., Candan C., Alpay H., Canpolat N., Akyuz S. G., Gunduz Z., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.55, no.3, pp.246-252, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 55 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.246-252
  • Keywords: hemolytic uremic syndrome, diarrhea-related, outbreak, children, epidemiology, eculizumab, E.-COLI O104/H4, ESCHERICHIA-COLI, ECULIZUMAB, GERMANY
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

The aim of this retrospective multicenter study was to define the epidemiological and clinical features and prognostic factors of the first diarrhea-related hemolytic uremic syndrome (D+HUS) outbreak in Turkey in 2011.