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Asymptomatic dermatophyte scalp carriage in school children in Erzincan, Turkey
(Revista Română de Medicină de Laborator, 2018-09)
Background: This study aimed to investigate the prevalence of symptomatic tinea capitis infections of the scalp and its asymptomatic carriage in students attending primary schools in Erzincan, Turkey. Materials and Methods: ...
Asymmetrical Dimethylarginine Levels in Hepatitis B Virus-Positive Patients
(Annals of Laboratory Medicine, 2018-09)
BACKGROUND: High asymmetrical dimethylarginine (ADMA) levels have been associated with endothelial dysfunction and contribute to the development of several diseases. However, data on the relationship between hepatitis B ...
Geographical Features and Seroprevalence of Borrelia burgdorferi in Erzincan, Turkey
(Journal of Arthropod-Borne Diseases, 2018-12-25)
Background: We aimed to determine the geographical features and seroprevalence of Borrelia burgdorferi in Erzincan, Turkey, which has a high tick population due to its geographical position and climatic conditions. Methods: ...
Molecular characterization and subtyping of Blastocystis in urticarial patients in Turkey
(Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Medicine, 2019-10-30)
Objective: To investigate Blastocystis’ etiologic role and association with gastrointestinal symptomatology in acute and chronic urticaria patients and to identify Blastocystis subtypes responsible for urticaria. Methods: ...
Absence of the mecC gene in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcusaureus isolated from various clinical samples: The first multi-centeredstudy in Turkey
(Journal of Infection and Public Health, 2019-07)
tBackground: mecA is a predefined gene causing methicillin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus)isolates; however, it has been shown that some methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA) strains do notcarry this gene. ...