Minerva pediatrica, vol.68, no.2, pp.134-42, 2016 (SCI-Expanded)
Article / Article
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Rheumatic fever, Child, Echocardiography, CARDITIS, CHILDREN, PROFILE, REGION, ANKARA, CHOREA, AREA
Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated:
BACKGROUND: Acute rheumatic fever is an inflammatory disease that develops via an auto-immune mechanism following group A beta hemolytic streptococcal tonsillopharyngitis. The aim of this study was to describe the clinical presentation of and cardiac involvement in acute rheumatic fever.