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Family outbreak of an infection with a recombinant Coxsackie A virus in eastern Switzerland

Published inInfection, vol. 41, no. 1, p. 231-235
Publication date2013
Abstract

We report on an unusual familial outbreak of a coxsackie virus infection in Switzerland in which five family members were affected. Most of the patients presented with signs of meningitis, and four were hospitalized.

Keywords
  • Adult
  • Child, Preschool
  • Coxsackievirus Infections/diagnosis/epidemiology
  • Disease Outbreaks
  • Enterovirus/classification/genetics/isolation & purification
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Male
  • Molecular Sequence Data
  • Molecular Typing
  • Phylogeny
  • Switzerland/epidemiology
Citation (ISO format)
BUTSCH, R et al. Family outbreak of an infection with a recombinant Coxsackie A virus in eastern Switzerland. In: Infection, 2013, vol. 41, n° 1, p. 231–235. doi: 10.1007/s15010-012-0340-8
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ISSN of the journal0300-8126
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