Adenovirus infection in immunocompromised patients
A rare viral disease characterized by invasive and/or disseminated adenovirus infection in immunocompromised patients either acquired de novo or arising from reactivation of persistent latent infection. The clinical picture comprises a wide range of manifestations including pneumonia colitis hepatitis hemorrhagic cystitis tubulointerstitial nephritis encephalitis and disseminated disease among others. Severity varies with age and immune status and life-threatening courses may occur.
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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version December 2023
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