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Primary Epstein-Barr virus infection in a 40-day-old infant

Aminolsharieh Najafi, S. and Tafreshi, M. and Hasheminejad, R. (2013) Primary Epstein-Barr virus infection in a 40-day-old infant. Journal of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 8 (2). pp. 97-99. ISSN 13057707 (ISSN)

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Abstract

Most cases of primary Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection during infancy and early childhood are mild or subclinical; therefore, the diagnosis of an EBV infection is not performed easily in this age group. Infectious mononucleosis (IM) is rarely reported during infancy. We report a 40-day-old infant with cervical node enlargement, cough, and coryza symptoms who was finally identified as having a case of primary IM based on the patient's clinical features and serological tests. © 2013 - IOS Press and the authors. All rights reserved.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Unmapped bibliographic data: LA - English [Field not mapped to EPrints] J2 - J. Pediatr. Infect. Dis. [Field not mapped to EPrints] AD - Taleghani Pediatrics Center, Golestan University of Medical Sciences, Gorgan, Iran [Field not mapped to EPrints] DB - Scopus [Field not mapped to EPrints]
Uncontrolled Keywords: diagnosis, Epstein-Barr virus, infancy, infectious mononucleosis, cefotaxime, clindamycin, diphenhydramine, fresh frozen plasma, immunoglobulin M, paracetamol, vancomycin, virus capsid antigen, vitamin K group, anemia, article, body weight, case report, cervical lymphadenopathy, cesarean section, common cold, common cold symptom, coughing, Epstein Barr virus infection, erythrocyte concentrate, female, fever, human, infant, Iran, mononucleosis, petechia, priority journal, rectum hemorrhage, rectum temperature, stomach lavage, swelling, thorax radiography
Subjects: مقالات نمایه شده محققین دانشگاه در سایت ,Web of Science ,Scopus
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Divisions: معاونت تحقیقات و فناوری
Depositing User: GOUMS
Date Deposited: 19 Apr 2015 05:02
Last Modified: 10 May 2015 04:00
URI: http://eprints.goums.ac.ir/id/eprint/1829

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