Report on Influenza A and B Viruses: Their Coinfection in a Saudi Leukemia Patient

@inproceedings{Almajhdi2013ReportOI,
  title={Report on Influenza A and B Viruses: Their Coinfection in a Saudi Leukemia Patient},
  author={Fahad N. Almajhdi and Ghazanfar Ali},
  booktitle={BioMed research international},
  year={2013}
}
PURPOSE Influenza A and B viruses are the leading cause of respiratory infections in children worldwide, particularly in developing countries. There is a lack of data on coinfection of influenza A and B viruses circulating in Saudi Arabia. In this study, we aimed to identify the circulation of influenza viruses that contribute to respiratory tract infections in Saudi children. METHODS We collected 80 nasopharyngeal aspirates (NPAs) from hospitalized children with acute respiratory illness… CONTINUE READING
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