Unformatted text preview: 6. Astro Gastroenteritis, Diarrhea ± Symptomatic astrovirus infection is mainly restricted to young children ± Astrovirus infections account for severe diarrhea in 5% of hospitalized children ± Outbreaks in nursing homes for the elderly, among military recruits, and in immunocompromsied patients 7. Plant Viruses FAMILY PATHOLOGY POTY Vein clearing, leaf chlorosis, necrosis, and distorsion, stunting, distorted fruits 9. 15-STEP Clinical Virology Summary 2 1. Respiratory Tracts FAMILY VIRUS COMMON COLD (RHINITIS / PHARYNGITIS)) PICORNA HRV, Coxsackie, Echo CROUP / BRONCHIOLITIS / BRONCHITIS PICORNA Coxsackie PNEUMONIA PICORNA Coxsackie © 2006. A+PREP, Inc....
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