Cardiac findings in children with Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever


GÜL İ. , KAYA A. , GÜVEN A. S. , KARAPINAR H. , KÜÇÜKDURMAZ Z. , YILMAZ A., ...More

MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR, vol.17, no.8, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.12659/msm.881907
  • Title of Journal : MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR

Abstract

Background: Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) involves the multi-organ systems. The involvement of the heart in adult patients has been described previously. We investigated the electrocardiographic and echocardiographic findings of pediatric patients with CCHF.