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Prolonged excretion of an identical cytomegalovirus strain by two siblings and the intermittent isolation of an adenovirus from the urine of one of them.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2828524     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Restriction endonucleases were used to show the excretion of an identical strain of cytomegalovirus (CMV) by two brothers over a 2 1/2-yr period. The same enzymes were used to show that the younger brother, case report, excreted an adenovirus over at least a 3-mo period. We are unable to determine the contribution of each virus to this child's clinical picture; however, this is the first report of a prolonged excretion of an adenovirus associated with CMV excretion in an immunocompetent host.
E S McFarlane; A L Goldbloom; J A Embil
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of medical virology     Volume:  23     ISSN:  0146-6615     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Med. Virol.     Publication Date:  1987 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1988-03-15     Completed Date:  1988-03-15     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7705876     Medline TA:  J Med Virol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  283-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Microbiology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
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MeSH Terms
Adenoviruses, Human / genetics,  isolation & purification*
Child, Preschool
Cytomegalovirus / isolation & purification*
Cytomegalovirus Infections / genetics*
DNA Restriction Enzymes
DNA, Viral / analysis
Follow-Up Studies
Urine / microbiology
Reg. No./Substance:
0/DNA, Viral; EC 3.1.21.-/DNA Restriction Enzymes

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