Incidence assessment of rotavirus and adenovirus associated acute gastroenteritis cases in early childhood.

@article{Bier2011IncidenceAO,
  title={Incidence assessment of rotavirus and adenovirus associated acute gastroenteritis cases in early childhood.},
  author={S. Yonca Biçer and G{\"u}lhan Tunca Şahin and Berkun Koncay and Hesna Gemici and Rengin Şiraneci and Nilufer Yalindag Ozturk and Esra Şevketoğlu},
  journal={Le infezioni in medicina : rivista periodica di eziologia, epidemiologia, diagnostica, clinica e terapia delle patologie infettive},
  year={2011},
  volume={19 2},
  pages={
          113-9
        }
}
This study was undertaken to give an insight into the incidence of acute gastroenteritis cases of rotaviral/adenoviral aetiology in patients presenting to the emergency room of an inner-city government teaching hospital. Group A rotavirus and adenovirus serotype 40-41 antigen results were obtained via immunochromatography. In 2007, there were 1543 patients with gastroenteritis between 0-5 years of age whose stool samples were tested for rota and adenovirus, of whom 386 (25%) had positive stool… CONTINUE READING

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