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Virus infections causing diarrhoea and vomiting

Philip Dormitzer and Ulrich Desselberger.

in Oxford Textbook of Medicine

May 2010; p ublished online August 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Infectious Diseases. 5885 words.

Acute gastroenteritis is frequently caused by rotaviruses, human caliciviruses (noroviruses, sapoviruses), astroviruses and enteric adenoviruses (group F): these cause much disease...

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Reciprocal Interactions Between Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Hepatitis C Virus Infections

Hervé Zylberberg and Stanislas Pol.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

November 1996; p ublished online November 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 0 words.

Hepatitis C virus (HCV) and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) share the same routes of transmission, which explains the high rate of HCV and HIV coinfection (∽9%). HIV/HCV...

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Prevalence of GB virus C/hepatitis G virus in Hungary

Mária Takács, Katalin N. Szomor, Andrea Szendroöi, Ágnes Dencs, Judit Brojnás, Erzsébet Rusvai and György Berencsi.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

December 2002; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 2326 words.

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In 1995 a new flavivirus, GB virus C/hepatitis G virus (GBV-C/HGV), was discovered. The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of the...

GB Virus C/Hepatitis G Virus Infection in Southern China

Rong-Rong Wu, Masashi Mizokami, Kun Cao, Tatsunori Nakano, Xian-Min Ge, Su-Seng Wang, Etsuro Orito, Ken-ichi Ohba, Motokazu Mukaide, Kazumasa Hikiji, Johnson Y. N. Lau and Shiro Iino.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

January 1997; p ublished online January 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 0 words.

The prevalence of GB virus C/hepatitis G virus (GBV-C/HGV) infection among intravenous drug users (IVDUs), patients with liver diseases, and blood donors in Nanning, southern China was...

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Nipah and Hendra virus encephalitides

C.T. Tan.

in Oxford Textbook of Medicine

May 2010; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Infectious Diseases. 1535 words.

Nipah and Hendra are two related viruses of the Paramyxoviridae family that have their reservoir in large Pteropus fruit bats. Human disease manifests most often as acute encephalitis,...

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Hepatitis C Virus/Human Immunodeficiency Virus Coinfection: Clinical Management Issues

Michael A. Poles, Douglas T. Dieterich and Kenneth H. Mayer.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

July 2000; p ublished online July 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 6312 words.

The use of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) has extended the healthy lifespan of patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV); deaths among people with AIDS...

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Incident Hepatitis C Virus in Women with Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection

M. Augenbraun, J. J. Goedert, D. Thomas, J. Feldman, E. C. Seaberg, A. L. French, E. Robison, M. Nowicki and N. Terrault.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

November 2003; p ublished online November 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 4190 words.

Individuals infected with human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) are frequently coinfected with hepatitis C virus (HCV). Acute HCV infection is often asymptomatic and poorly...

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Virus infections causing diarrhoea and vomiting

Philip Dormitzer and Ulrich Desselberger.

in Oxford Textbook of Medicine

P ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Infectious Diseases. 5167 words.

Gastroenteritis is frequently caused by rotaviruses, enteric adenoviruses (group F), human caliciviruses (noroviruses, sapoviruses), and astroviruses: these cause much disease worldwide and...

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Herpesviruses (excluding Epstein–Barr virus)

J.G.P. Sissons.

in Oxford Textbook of Medicine

May 2010; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Infectious Diseases. 16511 words.

Eight human herpesviruses, all with a linear double-stranded DNA genome and divided into alpha-, beta-, and gamma-subfamilies on the basis of genomic and biological properties, share...

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BK Virus: A Clinical Review

Mark D. Reploeg, Gregory A. Storch and David B. Clifford.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

July 2001; p ublished online July 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 9944 words.

We present a review of the clinically oriented literature about BK virus, a relative of JC virus, which is the etiologic agent of progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy (PML). The...

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Sapporo Virus: History and Recent Findings

Shunzo Chiba, Shuji Nakata, Kazuko Numata-Kinoshita and Shinjiro Honma.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

May 2000; p ublished online May 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 3479 words.

Morphologically distinct caliciviruses of human origin were first found in stools of children with gastroenteritis in 1976. Sapporo virus, or human calicivirus Sapporo, with typical surface...

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Thermal Stability of Hepatitis E Virus

Suzanne U. Emerson, Vidya A. Arankalle and Robert H. Purcell.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

September 2005; p ublished online September 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 2117 words.

The thermal stability of virulent hepatitis E virus (HEV) and hepatitis A virus (HAV) was compared. Fecal suspensions of virus were heated to temperatures between 45°C and 70°C, and...

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Severity of Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection Is Related to Virus Strain

Edward E. Walsh, Kenneth M. McConnochie, Christine E. Long and Caroline B. Hall.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

April 1997; p ublished online April 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 0 words.

The relationship between respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) strain and disease severity was assessed in 265 hospitalized infants over a 3-year period (1988–1991). A severity index of...

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Virus and Antibody Dynamics in Travelers With Acute Zika Virus Infection

Luisa Barzon, Elena Percivalle, Monia Pacenti, Francesca Rovida, Maurizio Zavattoni, Paola Del Bravo, Anna Maria Cattelan, Giorgio Palù and Fausto Baldanti.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

April 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 4475 words.

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Background

To improve our understanding of the natural history of Zika virus (ZIKV) infection in humans,...

Virus and Antibody Dynamics in Acute West Nile Virus Infection

Michael P. Busch, Steven H. Kleinman, Leslie H. Tobler, Hany T. Kamel, Philip J. Norris, Irina Walsh, Jose L. Matud, Harry E. Prince, Robert S. Lanciotti, David J. Wright, Jeffrey M. Linnen and Sally Caglioti.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

October 2008; p ublished online October 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 5024 words.

Background . The dynamics of the early stages of West Nile virus (WNV) infection can be assessed by follow-up studies of viremic blood donors.

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Viruses Associated With Pneumonia in Adults

Thomas C. Cesario.

Edited by Ellie J. C. Goldstein.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

July 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 4338 words.

Viral pneumonia, which is typically associated with disease in childhood, is increasingly recognized as causing problems in adults. Certain viruses, such as influenza virus, can attack...

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Dengue Virus Evolution and Virulence Models

Rebeca Rico Hesse.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

June 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 3693 words.

Dengue virus transmission has increased dramatically in the past 2 decades, making this virus one of the most important mosquito-borne human pathogens. The emergence of dengue hemorrhagic...

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Rhabdomyolysis Associated with Dengue Virus Infection

Joshua S. Davis and Peter Bourke.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

May 2004; p ublished online May 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 1661 words.

We describe 2 patients who developed rhabdomyolysis due to dengue virus infection. The first patient recovered with no sequelae, but the second developed multiple organ failure and died....

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Interactions between Viruses in Transplant Recipients

David R. Snydman and Nina Singh.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

February 2005; p ublished online February 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 5285 words.

Viral coinfections may modulate disease expression, enhance pathogenicity, and lead to greater cumulative immunosuppression in the host. The pathophysiological basis of these may be direct...

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Lectin Switching During Dengue Virus Infection

Wanwisa Dejnirattisai, Andrew I. Webb, Vera Chan, Amonrat Jumnainsong, Andrew Davidson, Juthathip Mongkolsapaya and Gavin Screaton.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

June 2011; p ublished online June 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 4750 words.

Dengue virus receptors are relatively poorly characterized, but there has been recent interest in 2 C-type lectin molecules, dendritic cell–specific intercellular adhesion molecule 3...

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