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Poliomyelitis-like illness due to Japanese encephalitis virus.

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BACKGROUND: Acute flaccid paralysis remains common among Vietnamese children despite a pronounced fall in the incidence of poliomyelitis. METHODS: During 1995, all 22 children presenting with acute flaccid paralysis to a referral centre in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, had virological cultures and antibody measurements done on serum, cerebrospinal fluid, and faeces. A year later the children were reassessed and electrophysiological studies were done. FINDINGS: Wild poliovirus type 1 was isolated...

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Journal:
Lancet
Volume:
351
Issue:
9109
Pages:
1094-1097
Publication date:
1998-04-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1474-547X
ISSN:
0140-6736
URN:
uuid:6fc5e981-5daa-47c0-847b-106406329057
Source identifiers:
36520
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pubs:36520

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