A tularemia outbreak in an extended family in Tokat Province, Turkey: observing the attack rate of tularemia


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Barut S., Cetin İ.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, cilt.13, ss.745-748, 2009 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 13 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2009
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ijid.2008.12.002
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.745-748

Özet

Objective: We report the first tularemia epidemic occurring in Tokat Province, located in the Middle Black Sea Region of Turkey, and some features of the cases. This epidemic has allowed the calculation of the attack rate of this disease because of its appearance in a single large family.