Human Herpesvirus 6B Infection of the Large Intestine of Patients with Diarrhea

Amo, Kiyoko; Tanaka-Taya, Keiko; Inagi, Reiko; Miyagawa, Hiromi; Miyoshi, Hiroko; Okusu, Ikuko; Sashihara, Junji; Hara, Junichi; Nakayama, Masahiro; Yamanishi, Koichi; Okada, Shintaro
January 2003
Clinical Infectious Diseases;1/1/2003, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p120
Academic Journal
Reports on the presence of herpesvirus 6B infection in patients with diarrhea, after undergoing stem cell transplantation. Presence of the virus in large intestine tissue and peripheral blood mononuclear cells; Suggestion of herpesvirus infection and reactivation in cells.


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