Evaluation of pediatric patients with hepatitis A


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Cetinkaya B., TEZER H. , Parlakay A. O. , Sayli T. R.

JOURNAL OF INFECTION IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES, cilt.8, sa.3, ss.326-330, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 8 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3855/jidc.4057
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF INFECTION IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.326-330

Özet

Introduction: Hepatitis A is the most common form of acute viral hepatitis worldwide, especially in children. The clinical severity of the hepatitis A virus (HAV) infection varies from an asymptomatic infection to a fulminant disease. In this study, we aimed to evaluate characteristics of pediatric patients diagnosed with HAV infection.