Evaluation of complement system in children with Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever


Sancakdar E., Uysal E. B. , Guven A. S. , Kaya A., Filiz A. K. , Acibucu D. O. , ...More

EUROPEAN REVIEW FOR MEDICAL AND PHARMACOLOGICAL SCIENCES, vol.18, no.5, pp.675-679, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN REVIEW FOR MEDICAL AND PHARMACOLOGICAL SCIENCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.675-679

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: The complement system participates in the defense of the body against viral infections through various mechanisms. In the present study conducted on children having Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever (CCHF), the aim was to evaluate whether the complement system had a role in the pathogenesis of the disease.