parainfluenza virus


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a virus that causes upper respiratory infection (including the common cold and bronchiolitis)

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DAS181 treatment of hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients with parainfluenza virus lung disease requiring mechanical ventilation," Transplant Infectious Disease, vol.
Characterization in vitro and in vivo of a novel porcine parainfluenza virus 5 isolate in Korea.
Human parainfluenza virus 1-3 screening from children with acute respiratory infection
multiplicity of infection; Para 3, parainfluenza virus type 3; PFU, plaque-forming units; RSV, respiratory syncytial vims.
Half-life of human parainfluenza virus type 3 (HPIV3) maternal antibody and cumulative proportion of HPIV3 infection in young infants.
This vaccination will also typically contain the Adenovirus and Parainfluenza virus of dogs.
Determination of virus-induced cytopathogenic effects and virus titres revealed that EPs[R] 7630 at concentrations up to 100 [micro]g/ml interfered with replication of seasonal influenza A virus strains (H1N1, H3N2), respiratory syncytial virus, human coronavirus, parainfluenza virus, and coxsackie virus but did not affect replication of highly pathogenic avian influenza A virus (H5N1), adenovirus, or rhinovirus.
These can include the detection of influenza virus A, B and C, adenovirus, metapneumovirus, RSV A and B, rhinovirus A, parainfluenza virus 1, 2 and 3, echovirus, bocavirus and coronavirus in a single test.
The usual culprit is the parainfluenza virus, and once a child has had croup they might well be more likely to develop it with any chest infection in the future.
The cause is usually parainfluenza virus, but other causes include respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) and influenza.
Viral identification is made by indirect immunofluorescence on centrifuged cell cultures using monoclonal antibodies (influenza virus, parainfluenza virus, adenovirus, cytomegalovirus and RSV).
The most common cause of LTB is parainfluenza virus type 1.
Among the infectious organisms that have been proposed are Yersinia enterocolitica, cytomegalovirus (CMV), human herpesvirus (HHV), varicella-zoster virus, parainfluenza virus, and Epstein-Barr virus (EBV).
Many, like parainfluenza virus and adenovirus, create mild symptoms that usually resolve without the need for treatment.
When organisms like the parainfluenza virus infect the pediatric airway, the entire airway swells.