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 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 55 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.246-252
  • Keywords: hemolytic uremic syndrome, diarrhea-related, outbreak, children, epidemiology, eculizumab, E.-COLI O104/H4, ESCHERICHIA-COLI, ECULIZUMAB, GERMANY

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.