The relationship between brucellosis and vitamin D


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KURTARAN B. , AKYILDIZ O., Ulu A. C. , Inal S. A. , KÖMÜR S. , SEYDAOĞLU G. , ...More

JOURNAL OF INFECTION IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES, vol.10, no.2, pp.176-182, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.3855/jidc.5675
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF INFECTION IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES
  • Page Numbers: pp.176-182

Abstract

Introduction: This study was aimed to determine the relationship between vitamin D and soluble vitamin D receptor (VDR) levels and brucellosis, a common infection in Turkey, in which the cellular immune system is important in the course of the disease.