acute respiratory disease


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acute respiratory disease

[ə′kyüt ′res·prə‚tȯr·ē di‚zēz]
(medicine)
Severe adenovirus infection of the respiratory tract characterized by fever, sore throat, and cough.
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Adenovirus-associated acute respiratory disease in healthy adolescents and adults: a literature review.
It was initially described in 1955, and was associated with epidemic of acute respiratory disease in military recruits in Europe in 1969.
High isolation rate of adenovirus serotype 7 from South Korean military recruits with mild acute respiratory disease. Eur J ClinMicrobiol Infect Dis.
The type 4 and 7 adenoviruses used in the study can cause acute respiratory disease if inhaled.
A previously unknown reovirus of bat origin is associated with an acute respiratory disease in humans.
Ad14 infection was described initially in 1955 (5) and was associated with epidemic acute respiratory disease in military recruits in Europe in 1969 (6) but has since been detected infrequently.
Adenovirus associated acute respiratory disease in healthy adolescent and adults: a literature review.
Health-care providers should consider RSV as a potential cause of acute respiratory disease among persons in all age groups during the annual seasonal peak.
Control of adenovirus acute respiratory disease in US Army trainees.
CDC can assist local, state, and territorial health departments with the investigation of acute respiratory disease outbreaks of unknown etiology.
Domestic dogs housed in close confinement, as in kennels or animal shelters, are often involved in outbreaks of acute respiratory disease (1,2).
During the RSV season (November-May), health-care providers should consider RSV as a cause of acute respiratory disease in both children and adults.

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