A New Direction in Understanding the Pathogenesis of Respiratory Syncytial Virus Bronchiolitis: How Real Infants Suffer

DeVincenzo, John P.
April 2007
Journal of Infectious Diseases;4/15/2007, Vol. 195 Issue 8, p1084
Academic Journal
The article presents the comments of the author regarding a research conducted by researcher Timothy P. Welliver and his colleagues in order to study the pathology of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) infection in human infants. According to the author, despite the usefulness of studying RSV pathogenesis in treating the disease as revealed in the research, RSV-infected infants continue to cough and wheeze for weeks after an acute infection.


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