The First Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever Case in the Winter Season from Turkey

Koksal I., YILMAZ G., Iskender S., Arslan M., Yavuz I., AKSOY F., ...More

INTERVIROLOGY, vol.54, no.3, pp.144-145, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 54 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1159/000319432
  • Journal Name: INTERVIROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.144-145
  • Keywords: Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever, Hyalomma tick, Nairovirus
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: No


Turkey is one of the countries in which Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever is frequently seen and most of the cases are reported between April and August. We describe the first case of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever in the winter season, when Hyalomma tick activity is absent, from Turkey. Copyright (C) 2010 S. Karger AG, Basel