lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus

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the RNA virus that causes lymphocytic choriomeningitis

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Notes from the field: lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus infections in employees of a rodent breeding facility-- Indiana, May-June 2012.
Louis encephalitis virus; Western equine encephalitis virus; lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus; herpes simplex virus types 1 and 2 (HSV-1 and 2); adenovirus; influenza A; influenza B; measles (IFA); mumps (IFA); varicella-zoster Ab CF; coxsackie A types 2, 4, 7, 9, 10, and 16; coxsackie B types 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6; echovirus types 4, 7, 9, 11, and 30; and CMV.
Congenital lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus: when to consider the diagnosis.
Some infections identified at CDC as novel associations with solid organ transplants include West Nile virus (WNV), lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus, rabies, Balamuthia, and microsporidiosis (9-11).
* Lymphocytic Choriomeningitis Virus in Wild Rodents, Northern Italy
Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV) infection was suspected, and LCMV-specific antibody was detected in blood and cerebrospinal fluid from the patient, confirming the diagnosis.
Previously, CDC has described infection with West Nile virus, rabies, lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus, and Balamuthia mandrillaris, transmitted through solid organ transplantation and manifested as encephalitis among recipients (19-22).
Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV) is an arenavirus carried by rodents, most notably domestic house mice (Mus musculus), but also laboratory and pet rodents (1).
Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV) is a rodent-borne virus that can be transmitted to humans through exposure to rodent urine, feces, saliva, or blood.
([dagger]) A low-titer IgM for lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus was considered to be a false-positive result.
In May 2005, CDC received reports of illness in four solid-organ transplant recipients who were later determined to have been infected with lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV) from a common organ donor (1).
In Africa, Lassa virus (LASV) and Lujo virus are the only known members of the family Arenaviridae that cause human disease (2,3); however, evidence for lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus, another Arenaviridae sp., was recently reported in Gabon (4).
All were discovered to have been infected with lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV) via a common organ donor (1).
Cases have been caused by emerging pathogens, including West Nile virus (WNV) (7, 8), rabies virus (9), lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus (LCMV) (10), and Balamuthia mandrillaris amebae (11).