A case of brucellosis with acute abdomen and pancytopenia


Turhan V., Diktas H., Oncul O.

KLIMIK JOURNAL, vol.21, no.1, pp.31-33, 2008 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Journal Name: KLIMIK JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index, Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CAB Abstracts, CINAHL, EMBASE, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.31-33

Abstract

Brucellosis is an endemic zoonotic infectious disease in Turkey, which can effect many systems. Gastrointestinal and osteoarticular complications are common manifestations of the disease. A young male patient with acute abdomen and pancytopenia as a rare complication of brucellosis is reported in this study.