Fatal Coxsackievirus A Pneumonitis in Adult - adult coxsackieviruses

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Hand-foot-and-mouth disease in adults - Clinical Advisor adult coxsackieviruses


Coxsackievirus infections can spread from person to person. In most cases, the viruses cause mild flu-like symptoms, but can lead to more serious infections.

Coxsackieviruses are RNA viruses that may cause hand, foot, and mouth disease (HFMD), as well as disease of muscles, lungs, and heart. HFMD, caused by coxsackieviruses, usually causes fever, malaise, skin rash, sore throat, and small blisters that ulcerate. Hand, foot, and mouth.

Coxsackievirus is a virus that belongs to a family of nonenveloped, linear, positive-sense Interferon has since become prominent in the treatment of a variety of cancers and infectious diseases. In , an outbreak of coxsackievirus occurred.