Human metapneumovirus in hospitalized children in Amman, Jordan

Syed Asad Ali, John V. Williams, Qingxia Chen, Sameer Faori, Assem Shehabi, Eshan Al Jundi, Najwa Khuri-Bulos, Natasha Halasa

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Abstract

Human metapneumovirus (HMPV) has recently been identified as an important cause of acute respiratory infections (ARI) in children worldwide. However, there is little systematic data on its frequency and importance as a cause of ARI in the Middle East. We conducted a viral surveillance study in children

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1012-1016
Number of pages5
JournalJournal of Medical Virology
Volume82
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 2010
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Bronchiolitis
  • HMPV
  • Middle east
  • MPV

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Virology
  • Infectious Diseases

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Ali, S. A., Williams, J. V., Chen, Q., Faori, S., Shehabi, A., Al Jundi, E., ... Halasa, N. (2010). Human metapneumovirus in hospitalized children in Amman, Jordan. Journal of Medical Virology, 82(6), 1012-1016. https://doi.org/10.1002/jmv.21768

Human metapneumovirus in hospitalized children in Amman, Jordan. / Ali, Syed Asad; Williams, John V.; Chen, Qingxia; Faori, Sameer; Shehabi, Assem; Al Jundi, Eshan; Khuri-Bulos, Najwa; Halasa, Natasha.

In: Journal of Medical Virology, Vol. 82, No. 6, 05.2010, p. 1012-1016.

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Ali, SA, Williams, JV, Chen, Q, Faori, S, Shehabi, A, Al Jundi, E, Khuri-Bulos, N & Halasa, N 2010, 'Human metapneumovirus in hospitalized children in Amman, Jordan', Journal of Medical Virology, vol. 82, no. 6, pp. 1012-1016. https://doi.org/10.1002/jmv.21768
Ali SA, Williams JV, Chen Q, Faori S, Shehabi A, Al Jundi E et al. Human metapneumovirus in hospitalized children in Amman, Jordan. Journal of Medical Virology. 2010 May;82(6):1012-1016. https://doi.org/10.1002/jmv.21768
Ali, Syed Asad ; Williams, John V. ; Chen, Qingxia ; Faori, Sameer ; Shehabi, Assem ; Al Jundi, Eshan ; Khuri-Bulos, Najwa ; Halasa, Natasha. / Human metapneumovirus in hospitalized children in Amman, Jordan. In: Journal of Medical Virology. 2010 ; Vol. 82, No. 6. pp. 1012-1016.
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