Brucellosis mimicking enteric fever

Erbay A. , Bodur H., Akinci E., Baştuǧ A., Çevik M. A.

Journal of Infection in Developing Countries, vol.3, no.3, pp.239-240, 2009 (Refereed Journals of Other Institutions) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 3 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.3855/jidc.43
  • Title of Journal : Journal of Infection in Developing Countries
  • Page Numbers: pp.239-240
  • Keywords: Brucella melitensis, Brucellosis, Enteric fever


Brucellosis is a systemic infection with multiple presentations. Despite its oral transmission and gastrointestinal pathogenesis, systemic symptoms are usually more prominent than gastrointestinal complaints. We reporta patient with enteric rever caused by Brucella melitensis. Copyright © 2009 Erbay et al.