Evaluation of the Demographic and Laboratory Data of Patients Diagnosed with Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever in the Emergency Department and Their Relationship with Morbidity and Mortality

SOYLU Ü., DEMİRTAŞ E., Ali B. S., KORKMAZ İ., TEKİN Y. K., yurtbay s.

Eurasian Journal of Emergency Medicine, vol.20, no.1, pp.12-18, 2021 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.4274/eajem.galenos.2020.37039
  • Journal Name: Eurasian Journal of Emergency Medicine
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.12-18
  • Keywords: Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever, white blood cell, thrombocyte, mortality, DISEASE
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes


Aim: Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) is transmitted by infected ticks or through contaminated blood, tissue, and body fluids. Pathological laboratory results, such as thrombocytopenia, leukopenia, and anemia, along with biochemistry and coagulation parameters, can be used for its diagnosis and the determination of its prognosis.