Describe clinical characteristics of acute nephropathia epidemica
associated with Puumala virus hantavirus infection, based on a cross-sectional prospective survey.
Clinical aspects of nephropathia epidemica
(Puumala virus infection) in Europe: a review.
glareolus) in Europe causes a milder form of HFRS, nephropathia epidemica
Experimental infection with Puumala virus, the etiologic agent of nephropathia epidemica
, in bank voles (Clethrionomys glareolus).
Temporal dynamics of Puumala virus antibody prevalence in voles and of nephropathia epidemica
incidence in humans.
Evaluation of Puumala virus IgG and IgM enzyme immunoassays based on recombinant baculovirus-expressed nucleocapsid protein for early nephropathia epidemica
glareolus) in Belgium have led to outbreaks of nephropathia epidemica
, a mild form of hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome caused by Puumala hantavirus (31).
In Germany, the most common hantaviral disease is nephropathia epidemica
(NE), which is associated with Puumala virus (PUUV) infection (7,8).