Parvovirus B19 infection.

@article{Naides1993ParvovirusBI,
  title={Parvovirus B19 infection.},
  author={Stanley J. Naides},
  journal={Rheumatic diseases clinics of North America},
  year={1993},
  volume={19 2},
  pages={
          457-75
        }
}
Human parvovirus B19 is a recently discovered and characterized DNA virus. B19 infection in the community is common and widespread. A number of well-known clinical syndromes have now been ascribed to B19 infection. Of rheumatologic interest, B19 infection causes adult erythema infectiosum which may be associated with a rheumatoid-like syndrome of symmetric polyarthralgia and polyarthritis. Presenting symptoms and signs may be limited to the joints. Some adults develop a chronic arthropathy that… CONTINUE READING
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