Clinical Findings in Children with Cutaneous Anthrax in Eastern Turkey

  title={Clinical Findings in Children with Cutaneous Anthrax in Eastern Turkey},
  author={Sinan Akbayram and Murat Sait Dogan and Cihangir Akg{\"u}n and Erdal Peker and Mehmet Selcuk Bektas and Avni Kaya and H{\"u}seyin Çaksen and Ahmet Faik {\"O}ner},
  journal={Pediatric Dermatology},
Abstract:  Anthrax is a zoonosis produced by Bacillus anthracis. The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical findings, therapy, and outcome in children with cutaneous anthrax (CA). Data on age, gender, occupation, clinical symptoms and findings, location and type of lesions, clinical history, laboratory findings, treatment, and outcome were recorded from patients’ medical records, retrospectively. The study included 65 patients between 1 month and 18 years old (9.0 ± 4.0 years), 37… 

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