Reading time is 1 mins


In Istanbul, especially mosquitoes that cause wounds on the bodies of children began to appear in many districts.

After the hunters Yeşilkent neighborhood, Mosquitoes that cause wounds, especially on the bodies of children, began to become nightmares in many districts.

Residents of the neighborhood, who also wanted decontamination in alleyways and parks, tried to take precautions by wearing a flapper on the windows of their homes.


SS who said that he has lived in the Ferahevler District for 30 years, said: “We can see traces, especially in children or something like that. Very disturbing. I also have 3 children. We can’t stop for two minutes, there’s a lot of mosquitoes. We have children, and not to mention mosquitoes, it can be an infectious disease. Our children also have wounds and inflammation due to itching,” he said. Another neighborhood resident, who said more spraying needed to be done, also called for parks and cul-de-sacs to be sprayed.


RE a resident of the neighborhood, said: “Sariyer is usually green because the region. Spraying is being done, but it’s insufficient. It’s a different fly, it’s not like the others,” he said. A 9-year-old boy said, “Our Garden is full of flies. They’re probably building a nest. It doesn’t take a week to bite. We can’t go down to the garden without medicine. It’s a different fly,” he said.


Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IBB) issued a warning to mosquitoes via SMS.

“Dear Istanbulites, our municipality is fighting mosquitoes in large areas such as lakes and streams. Areas that can accumulate water, such as canisters, ponds, and flower pots, are a good breeding source for mosquitoes. Enough mosquitoes can breed in a glass of water to disturb the environment. Let’s fight the mosquitoes together, ” he said. At the end of the message, a link to the animated film was also shared.

“80 percent of the breeding areas of mosquitoes are formed by human hands” was included in the animated film showing the breeding areas of mosquitoes.


Follow me
President of Organ Transplant Center at MedicalPark Hospital Antalya

Turkey's world-renowned organ transplant specialist. Dr. Demirbaş has 104 international publications and 102 national publications.

Physician's Resume:

Born on August 7, 1963 in Çorum, Prof. Dr. Alper Demirbaş has been continuing his work as the President of MedicalPark Antalya Hospital Organ Transplantation Center since 2008.

Prof. who performed the first tissue incompatible kidney transplant in Turkey, the first blood type incompatible kidney transplant, the first kidney-pancreas transplant program and the first cadaveric donor and live donor liver transplant in Antalya. Dr. As of August 2016, Alper Demirbaş has performed 4900 kidney transplants, 500 liver transplants and 95 pancreas transplants.

In addition to being the chairman of 6 national congresses, he has also been an invited speaker at 12 international and 65 national scientific congresses. Dr. Alper Demirbaş was married and the father of 1 girl and 1 boy.


Eczacibasi Medical Award of 2002, Akdeniz University Service Award of 2005, Izder Medical Man of the Year Award of 2006, BÖHAK Medical Man of the Year Award of 2007, Sabah Mediterranean Newspaper Scientist of the Year Award of 2007, ANTIKAD Scientist of the Year Award of 2009, Social Ethics Association Award of 2010, Işık University Medical Man of the Year Award of 2015, VTV Antalya's Brand Value Award of 2015.


Doctor of Medicine Degree Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine Ankara, General Surgeon Ministry of Health Turkey EKFMG (0-477-343-8), University of Miami School of Medicine Member of Multiple Organ Transplant, ASTS Multiorgan Transplant Scholarship. Lecturer at Kyoto University. Lecturer at University of Essen, Research assistant at the University of Cambridge .

Professional Members:

American Society of Transplant Surgeons, American Transplantation Society Nominated, Middle East and Southern Africa Council Transplantation Society 2007, International Liver Transplantation Association, Turkish Transplantation Association, Turkish Society of Surgery, Turkish Hepatobiliary Surgery Association.


Our website contents consist of articles approved by our Web and Medical Editorial Board with the contributions of our physicians. Our contents are prepared only for informational purposes for public benefit. Be sure to consult your doctor for diagnosis and treatment.
Medically Reviewed by Professor Doctor Alper Demirbaş
Follow me