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Seasonal variation in respiratory syncytial virus chest infection in the tropics

Pediatric Pulmonology

Jul 1, 2002

Patrick W K ChanPoh Sim Hooi

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Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is the most important cause of lower respiratory tract infection (LRTI) in young children. We determined if there was a seasonal variation in Malaysia in the incidence of RSV infection in young children admitted with LRTI, and possible associations of R...read more

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Communicable Diseases
Tropical Climate
Nasopharynx
Seasonal Variation
Acute Lower Respiratory Tract Infection
Respiratory Tract Infections
Viral Culture
Lower Respiratory Tract Infection
Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infections
Immunofluorescence Assay
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Seasonal variation in respiratory syncytial virus chest infection in the tropics

Pediatric Pulmonology

Jul 1, 2002

Patrick W K ChanPoh Sim Hooi

PMID: 12112797

DOI: 10.1002/ppul.10095

Abstract

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is the most important cause of lower respiratory tract infection (LRTI) in young children. We determined if there was a seasonal variation in Malaysia in the incidence of RSV infection in young children admitted with LRTI, and possible associations of R...read more

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Communicable Diseases
Tropical Climate
Nasopharynx
Seasonal Variation
Acute Lower Respiratory Tract Infection

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