A case of Crimean-congo hemorrhagic fever with pleural effusion.

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Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) is a tick-borne viral zoonosis with the potential of human-to-human transmission that affects wide areas in Asia, Southeastern Europe, and Africa. Hemorrhagic manifestations constitute a prominent symptom of late stage disease with case fatality rates from 3 to 50%. We present a case of CCHF complicated by hemorrhagic… (More)

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@article{Tanir2009ACO, title={A case of Crimean-congo hemorrhagic fever with pleural effusion.}, author={G{\"o}n{\"u}l Tanir and Nilden Tuygun and Ismail Balaban and Onder Doks{\"o}z}, journal={Japanese journal of infectious diseases}, year={2009}, volume={62 1}, pages={70-2} }