Associations Between Viral and Bacterial Potential Pathogens in the Nasopharynx of Children With and Without Respiratory Symptoms.


BACKGROUND Nasopharyngeal (NP) bacterial colonization is necessary for subsequent respiratory and/or invasive infection. Our study aimed at comparing NP bacterial colonization rates between children with and without symptoms of an acute viral respiratory tract infection and examining associations between identified microorganisms. METHODS Children 3… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/INF.0000000000000872


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