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Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever: five patients with hemophagocytic syndrome.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17597475     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Three pediatric and two adult Turkish patients with Crimean Congo Hemorrhagic Fever (CCHF) induced hemophagocytic syndrome (HPS) were admitted to Ondokuz Mayis University Hospital, which is in the Middle Black Sea Region of Turkey. All of them had remarkable hemophagocytosis in the bone marrow with severe bleeding symptoms along with the other known clinical and laboratory findings of CCHF. We would like to present these patients and to discuss the pathophysiology and the effect of acquired HPS on the severity of the disease.
Nuriye Tasdelen Fisgin; Tunc Fisgin; Esra Tanyel; Levent Doganci; Necla Tulek; Nil Guler; Feride Duru
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  American journal of hematology     Volume:  83     ISSN:  0361-8609     ISO Abbreviation:  Am. J. Hematol.     Publication Date:  2008 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-01-21     Completed Date:  2008-03-28     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7610369     Medline TA:  Am J Hematol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  73-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Disease, Ondokuz Mayis University, Medical School, Samsun, Turkey.
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MeSH Terms
Bone Marrow / pathology
Child, Preschool
Hemorrhagic Fever, Crimean / pathology*
Middle Aged
Phagocytes / pathology*

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