Viral water contamination as the cause of aseptic meningitis outbreak in Belarus.

@article{Amvrosieva2001ViralWC,
  title={Viral water contamination as the cause of aseptic meningitis outbreak in Belarus.},
  author={Tamara Vasil'evna Amvrosieva and Leonid Petrovich Titov and Mick N. Mulders and Tapani Hovi and O V Dyakonova and V. I. Votyakov and Zinaida B Kvacheva and Vladimir F Eremin and R M Sharko and Sofia Orlova and O N Kazinets and Z F Bogush},
  journal={Central European journal of public health},
  year={2001},
  volume={9 3},
  pages={154-7}
}
In the recent years Echovirus-30 associated outbreaks have taken place in different European countries. Aseptic meningitis caused by Echovirus-30 was the main diagnosis of a large outbreak in Belarus in Summer-Autumn, 1997, involving 460 patients. Echovirus-30 was detected in cerebrospinal fluid of the patients with aseptic meningitis. This serotype played… CONTINUE READING