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Childhood Brucellosis

  • M. Monir Madkour

Abstract

Childhood brucellosis is a common disease in endemic areas, while it is rarely reported in non-endemic areas. Its clinical features are protean and simulate those of other febrile illnesses. Children are more prone to many different viral illnesses, and many children with active brucellosis in endemic areas are initially misdiagnosed and treated for other infectious diseases. In its milder form of presentation, particularly when physical signs are lacking, the disease many be initially dismissed as psychological.

Keywords

Splenic Abscess Subdural Empyema Brucella Abortus Brucella Melitensis Animal Contact 
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