Haemophilus influenzae type b antibodies in vaccinated and non-vaccinated children


Arvas A., Gur E., Bahar H. , Torun M. M. , Demirci M., Aslan M., ...Daha Fazla

PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, cilt.50, ss.469-473, 2008 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 50 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2008
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1111/j.1442-200x.2008.02591.x
  • Dergi Adı: PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.469-473

Özet

Background: Invasive Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) infection has a high morbidity among young children, but the burden of disease and rate of Hib are different in different regions. The aim of the present study was to investigate the levels of Hib antibodies and the oropharyngeal Hib prevalence in young children.