Enteric viruses in pediatric diarrhea in Saudi Arabia.


Between September 1st, 2002 and August 31st, 2003, a panel of 1,000 stool samples was collected from patients presenting with diarrhea in the three major urban centers of Saudi Arabia; Riyadh, Mecca, and Jeddah. Each sample was tested for rotavirus, and astrovirus by ELISA, G and P type was determined for all rotaviruses. Adenoviruses were sought by hexon… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/jmv.21291


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@article{Tayeb2008EntericVI, title={Enteric viruses in pediatric diarrhea in Saudi Arabia.}, author={Hamsa T Tayeb and Damian M Dela Cruz and Ahmed A Al-Qahtani and Mohammed Noreen Al-Ahdal and Michael J. Carter}, journal={Journal of medical virology}, year={2008}, volume={80 11}, pages={1919-29} }