Adenovirus Type 19 Keratoconjunctivitis

John C. Hierholzer, Bernard Guyer, Denis O'day, William Schaffner

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To the Editor: Worldwide, epidemic keratoconjunctivitis (EKC) has been caused predominantly by adenovirus Type 8 (AV 8) and, less frequently, by Types 2, 3, 4, 7, 9, 10, 11, 14, 16, and 29.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1436
Number of pages1
JournalNew England Journal of Medicine
Issue number25
StatePublished - Jun 20 1974
Externally publishedYes

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