Outbreak of tularaemia in Golcuk, Turkey in 2005: Report of 5 cases and an overview of the literature from Turkey

  • Karadenizli A
  • Gurcan S
  • Kolayli F
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Tularaemia was diagnosed by TaqMan RT-PCR and microagglutination tests in 5 patients, all from a new settlement constructed after the earthquake of 1999. During the follow-up, 129 more cases were found in this settlement (data from the local Health Care Authority). In this study, clinical features of 5 cases are presented briefly, and the Turkish literature on past outbreaks of tularaemia is reviewed.

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  • Aynur Karadenizli

  • Saban Gurcan

  • Fetiye Kolayli

  • Haluk Vahaboglu

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