Hilmi Erdem Sümbül's scientific contributions

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Background: Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) remains a major global public health problem. This study aimed to obtain current epidemiological data on the Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infections in Mogadishu, Somalia. Methods: This study included 92,270 anti-HIV test results reported for 82,954 different individuals between 2015 an...
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Acute kidney injury is a complication of severe malaria that is relatively uncommon. It has clinical importance associated with substantial morbidity and mortality in malaria-endemic regions. We report a young patient who developed acute renal injury as a result of severe malaria. In this case, malaria diagnosis was confirmed using the malaria rapi...
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Abstract Malaria transmitted mainly by mosquito vectors (female ‎Anopheles species) is one of the leading causes of death from ‎infectious diseases in the world. In the fight against malaria, ‎some countries have achieved elimination success with national ‎health policies. However, the efforts of national organizations in ‎the fight against malaria...
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Liver cancer is the second-most common form of cancer among men in Somalia. However, data on the epidemiology of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections are limited. This study aimed to examine the basic epidemiological characteristics of HCV infections, in Mogadishu, Somalia. In this study, anti-HCV seropositivity was investigated in participants who a...
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Abstract Liver cancer is the second-most common form of cancer among men in Somalia. However, data on the epidemiology of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections are limited. This study aimed to examine the basic epidemiological characteristics of HCV infections, in Mogadishu, Somalia. In this study, anti-HCV seropositivity was investigated in participa...
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SARS-CoV-2, the third coronavirus associated with severe respiratory infections in humans, spreads more easily and quickly in the community, with a higher infectiousness rate compared to the other two betacoronavirus species (SARS-CoV and MERS-CoV). The SARS-CoV-2 pandemic, in which the number of cases worldwide has exceeded 30 million, has been th...

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... The bites of infected female Anopheles mosquitoes spreads malaria, which is caused by Plasmodium parasites [1]. Human malaria is caused by six parasitic species, two of which-Plasmodium falciparum and Plasmodium vivaxare the most dangerous species [2]. ...
... Bağışıklık sisteminin temel görevlerinden biri de endojen bileşenleri (self antijenler ve normal flora bakterileri) yabancı bileşenlerden (non-self antijenler) ayırt etmektir [2]. 8,9]. ...