Genotyping and Clinicoepidemiological Characterization of Rotavirus Acute Gastroenteritis in Egyptian Children.

@article{Saudy2017GenotypingAC,
  title={Genotyping and Clinicoepidemiological Characterization of Rotavirus Acute Gastroenteritis in Egyptian Children.},
  author={Niveen S. Saudy and Walaa Othman Elshabrawy and Ahmed Samir Megahed and Mona F. Foad and Aly Fahmy Mohamed},
  journal={Polish journal of microbiology},
  year={2017},
  volume={65 4},
  pages={433-442}
}
Group A rotavirus (RVA) acute gastroenteritis (AGE) is a common cause of severe childhood diarrhea. The dominant circulating RVA genotypes in a given region may vary between and within the geographic regions and from year to year. Our cross-sectional study was designed to determine the burden of RVA genotypes among children with AGE admitted to referral Children Hospital at Egypt prior to implementation of the vaccine. Stool samples with clinico-epidemiological data were collected from 92… CONTINUE READING

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