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          VOLUME 44 / ISSUE 4


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9 - The effect of acute infection to liver

Seda Geylani Güleç, Nafiye Urgancı, Ela Erdem

The liver is damaged variable amount in the case of a lot of acute infections agents. This should be kept in mind at the progression of these patients. Especially viral hepatitis are important problem for developed or developing countries. Fromthese; hepatitis A, E and G progress acutely. Fort his reason; these are mentioned here. Transfussion transmitted virus (TTV), measles, rubella, rubeola, paramyxoviruses, parvovirus B19, herpes simplex virus 1-2, coxsackie B virus, echovirus 14-19, adenoviruses, varicella-zoster virus, cytomegalovirus, Ebstein-Barr virus, herpes virus-6, HIV, etc. can cause demage on liver. In the minority of etiology bacteria (Escherichia coli, streptococcus, Staphylococcus aureus, Brucella mellitensis, Legionella pneumophilia, Clostridium perfringes, Listeria monocytogenes, Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Salmonella typhii), spirochetes, protozoans and helminthes can be found. In this review; we will give a little information about these agents and we will eveluate acute infections that cause demage on liver totally.

Keywords: Acute, hepatitis, inflamation

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