Fatal case of acute gastroenteritis with multiple viral coinfections

Abstract : We report a fatal case of acute gastroenteritis in a child with autism spectrum disorder. Multiple viral coinfections were detected by PCR in the patient's stool and digestive biopsy specimens. As viral detection is not necessarily associated with symptomatic disease, a semi-quantitative approach using cycle treshold values was proposed for the clinical interpretation of PCR. We discuss whether concomitant viral infections could be a risk factor for severe outcome in gastroenteritis cases. Individual risk factors are also addressed.
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Journal of Clinical Virology, Elsevier, 2016, 74, pp.54-56. 〈10.1016/j.jcv.2015.11.026〉
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Julien Lupo, Christine Morel-Baccard, Anne-Pascale Michard-Lenoir, Raphaële Germi, Pierre Pothier, et al.. Fatal case of acute gastroenteritis with multiple viral coinfections. Journal of Clinical Virology, Elsevier, 2016, 74, pp.54-56. 〈10.1016/j.jcv.2015.11.026〉. 〈hal-01287702〉

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