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Trichuris vulpis Recovered from a Patient with Chronic Diarrhea and Five Dogs
ABSTRACT We report a case of human infection with the whipworm of dogs, Trichuris vulpis, in a woman with duodenal ulcer disease, chronic diarrhea, and close contact with dogs. Morphologically, T.Expand
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The stem loop II within the 5' nontranslated region of clinical coxsackievirus B3 genomes determines cardiovirulence phenotype in a murine model.
Coxsackievirus B3 (CVB3) is a principal viral cause of acute myocarditis in humans and has been implicated in the pathogenesis of dilated cardiomyopathy. It has been demonstrated elsewhere that, forExpand
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Sensitivity of Respiratory Virus Culture When Screening with R-Mix Fresh Cells
ABSTRACT Use of R-Mix Fresh Cells has been shown to be a rapid and sensitive method for the detection and identification of respiratory viruses. We prospectively evaluated the impact of incorporationExpand
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Testing for Zika virus infection in pregnancy: key concepts to deal with an emerging epidemic
&NA; Zika virus is an emerging mosquito‐borne (Aedes genus) arbovirus of the Flaviviridae family. Following epidemics in Micronesia and French Polynesia during the past decade, more recent Zika virusExpand
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Laboratory Diagnosis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection and Disease in Children
ABSTRACT Diagnosis of tuberculosis in children is challenging; even with advanced technologies, the diagnosis is often difficult to confirm microbiologically in part due to the paucibacillary natureExpand
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An Outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia Complex Infections Associated with Contaminated Liquid Docusate.
OBJECTIVE To investigate an outbreak of Burkholderia cepacia complex and describe the measures that revealed the source. SETTING A 629-bed, tertiary-care, pediatric hospital in Houston, Texas.Expand
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Invasive Fungal Sinusitis Caused by Scytalidium dimidiatum in a Lung Transplant Recipient
ABSTRACT We describe a case of invasive fungal sinusitis caused by Scytalidium dimidiatum in a lung transplant recipient. Treatment was complicated by renal failure with amphotericin B therapies.Expand
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Point-Counterpoint: Can Newly Developed, Rapid Immunochromatographic Antigen Detection Tests Be Reliably Used for the Laboratory Diagnosis of Influenza Virus Infections?
ABSTRACT Five years ago, the Point-Counterpoint series was launched. The initial article asked about the role of rapid immunochromatographic antigen testing in the diagnosis of influenza A virus 2009Expand
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Enteroviruses and Parechoviruses.
  • J. Dunn
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Microbiology spectrum
  • 2016
Infections with enteroviruses and human parechoviruses are highly prevalent, particularly in neonates, where they may cause substantial morbidity and mortality. Individuals with B-cell-relatedExpand
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