Diagnosis of group A coxsackieviral infection using polymerase chain reaction.

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AIMS To examine the relation between enteroviral infection, especially group A coxsackieviral infection, and acute febrile illness over two summers using tissue culture and polymerase chain reaction (PCR). METHODS Throat swabs were collected from 246 children from June to August 1997 and 1998. RESULTS Enteroviruses were isolated from 33/246 samples and… (More)

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@article{Hosoya2002DiagnosisOG, title={Diagnosis of group A coxsackieviral infection using polymerase chain reaction.}, author={Mitsuaki Hosoya and Hiroaki Ishiko and Yutaka Shimada and Ken Honzumi and S. Suzuki and Kentaro Kato and Hiroko Suzuki}, journal={Archives of disease in childhood}, year={2002}, volume={87 4}, pages={316-9} }