Outbreak of adenovirus serotype 8 conjunctivitis in preterm infants in a neonatal intensive care unit


ERSOY Y. , OTLU B. , TURKCUOGLU P., YETKIN F. , AKER S., KUZUCU Ç.

JOURNAL OF HOSPITAL INFECTION, cilt.80, ss.144-149, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 80 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jhin.2011.11.007
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF HOSPITAL INFECTION
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.144-149

Özet

Background: Adenovirus keratoconjunctivitis outbreaks have rarely been reported in preterm infants. An outbreak of adenovirus conjunctivitis occurred between 15 January and 25 February at a neonatal intensive care unit of a university hospital in Turkey.