Human-rodent contact and infection with lymphocytic choriomeningitis and Seoul viruses in an inner-city population.

@article{Childs1991HumanrodentCA,
  title={Human-rodent contact and infection with lymphocytic choriomeningitis and Seoul viruses in an inner-city population.},
  author={James Emory Childs and Gregory E. Glass and Thomas Ksiazek and Cindy A Rossi and J G Oro and James W Leduc},
  journal={The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene},
  year={1991},
  volume={44 2},
  pages={117-21}
}
We collected 1180 sera and 1363 questionnaires with information on demography, rodent exposure, and history of travel from persons visiting a sexually transmitted disease (STD) clinic in Baltimore between 1986-1988. Serological tests for two rodent-borne viruses detected antibodies to lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV) in 54 individuals (4.7%; n = 1149) and antibodies to Seoul virus (SEOV) in three persons (0.25%; n = 1180). Antibody prevalence to LCMV increased with age, but there were… CONTINUE READING

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