Noroviruses were detected in 48.4% of 192 children (<3 years of age) hospitalized for gastroenteritis in Palermo, Italy, during 2004; predominant genotypes were GGIIb/Hilversum and GGII.4 Hunter. Of children with viral enteritis, 19.6% had a mixed norovirus-rotavirus infection. The severity of infection was lower for norovirus than for rotavirus but increased in co-infection.
|Numero di pagine||3|
|Rivista||Emerging Infectious Diseases|
|Stato di pubblicazione||Published - 2007|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Microbiology (medical)
- Infectious Diseases