Circulation of two mumps virus genotypes in an unimmunized population in India.

@article{Vaidya2013CirculationOT,
  title={Circulation of two mumps virus genotypes in an unimmunized population in India.},
  author={Sunil R Vaidya and Deepika T Chowdhury and Neelakshi S Kumbhar and Ramsingh Tomar and Madhukar B Kamble and M. Azizul Islam Kazi},
  journal={Journal of medical virology},
  year={2013},
  volume={85 8},
  pages={1426-32}
}
Two separate outbreaks of fever with parotitis were reported from the Apsinga and Pimpla villages in the Osmanabad district of the Maharashtra State, India during February and March 2012. Meningo-encephalitis was noted in two patients resulting in the death of an 11-year male. Samples of blood and throat swabs were collected from patients with fever and parotitis. Serum samples from suspected (n=62) and convalescent (n=19) patients were tested for mumps virus specific IgM and/or IgG antibodies… CONTINUE READING