Prevalence of Bacterial Agents in Children with Acute Gastroenteritis in the Pediatric Emergency Department of Ege University School of Medicine


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AVCU G., BAL Z. , SAZ E. U. , Aydemir S., VARDAR F.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC INFECTION, cilt.10, ss.49-53, 2016 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 10 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/ced.2016.2301
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC INFECTION
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.49-53

Özet

Objective: Acute gastroenteritis is one of the main causes of morbidity and mortality in childhood. Although rotavirus is reported to be the most common agent in diarrhea, infectious gastroenteritis due to enteric pathogenic bacteria is still widely seen in developing and underdeveloped countries. In this study, we aimed to determine the incidence of bacterial agents in children with acute gastroenteritis in Pediatric Emergency Department of Ege University School of Medicine.