Rotavirus infections in newborns: an epidemiological and clinical study.

@article{Grillner1985RotavirusII,
  title={Rotavirus infections in newborns: an epidemiological and clinical study.},
  author={Lena Grillner and U. Broberger and Ian Chrystie and Ulrika Ransj{\"o}},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of infectious diseases},
  year={1985},
  volume={17 4},
  pages={349-55}
}
An outbreak of rotavirus infections among newborns at Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, which has been going on for greater than 2 years has been followed with clinical and epidemiological investigations. About one third of the babies born in the hospital were infected at the age of 3 days. The clinical symptoms were mild, 8.8% of the rotavirus positive babies had loose stools compared to 1.9% of those who did not excrete the virus. An epidemiological survey in the neonatal intensive care unit… CONTINUE READING