Nosocomial adenovirus infection: molecular epidemiology of an outbreak.

Abstract

Nosocomial transmission of adenovirus type 3 associated with fatalities in infants has not been frequently reported. This report describes the nosocomial spread of adenovirus types 2 and 3 among infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia in a chronic (transitional) care facility. The index case developed pneumonia with a clinical deterioration in respiratory… (More)

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@article{SinghNaz1993NosocomialAI, title={Nosocomial adenovirus infection: molecular epidemiology of an outbreak.}, author={Nalini Singh-Naz and Maura Brown and Muttiah Ganeshananthan}, journal={The Pediatric infectious disease journal}, year={1993}, volume={12 11}, pages={922-5} }