Mean platelet volume in brucellosis: correlation between brucella standard serum agglutination test results, platelet count, and C-reactive protein


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Okan D. H. , Gokmen Z., Seyit B., Yuksel K., Cevdet Z., Deniz A.

AFRICAN HEALTH SCIENCES, cilt.14, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 14 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4314/ahs.v14i4.4
  • Dergi Adı: AFRICAN HEALTH SCIENCES

Özet

Background: Brucellosis, a zoonotic infection, was most widely diagnosed by the Brucella standard serum agglutination test (SAT). No previous publication has demonstrated a correlation between the degree of Brucella SAT agglutination positivity and the severity of brucellosis infection.