Infections among Contacts of Patients with Nipah Virus, India


Researchers conducted a serosurvey of 155 healthcare workers and 124 household and community members who had close contact with 18 patients who had laboratory-confirmed Nipah virus infections in Kerala, India. They detected three subclinical infections; two persons had IgM and IgG and 1 only IgM against Nipah virus.

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C.P. Girish Kumar, Attayur P. Sugunan, Pragya Yadav
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Emerging Infectious Diseases
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