Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus: reemerging central nervous system pathogen.

@article{Barton2000LymphocyticCV,
  title={Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus: reemerging central nervous system pathogen.},
  author={Leslie L. Barton and N. Joanne Hyndman},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2000},
  volume={105 3},
  pages={E35}
}
Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV), a human zoonosis caused by a rodent-borne arenavirus, has been associated with both postnatal and intrauterine human disease. Infection in man is acquired after inhalation, ingestion, or direct contact with virus found in the urine, feces, and saliva of infected mice, hamsters, and guinea pigs. Congenital LCMV… CONTINUE READING