785 Rapid Diagnosis of Viral Infections in a Hospital Setting: an American Experience


Employing direct and indirect fluorescent antibody (FA) staining, and tissue culture infectivity (TCI), the specimens of external secretions, or lesion smears obtained from over 600 patients with acute viral infections were examined for the presence of adenovirus, herpes simplex (HSV), parainfluenza, and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV). A positive… (More)
DOI: 10.1203/00006450-197804001-00790


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