Introduction: Adenoviruses


Adenoviruses: Common viruses causing common cold and various other ailments.

Adenoviruses: Adenoviruses most commonly cause respiratory illness; however, depending on the infecting serotype, they may also cause various other illnesses, such as gastroenteritis, conjunctivitis, cystitis, and rash illness. Symptoms of respiratory illness caused by adenovirus infection range from the common cold syndrome to pneumonia, croup, and bronchitis. Patients with compromised immune systems are especially susceptible to severe complications of adenovirus infection. Acute respiratory disease (ARD), first recognized among military recruits during World War II, can be caused by adenovirus infections during conditions of crowding and stress. 1

Researching symptoms of Adenoviruses: Further information about the symptoms of Adenoviruses is available including a list of symptoms of Adenoviruses, or alternatively return to research other symptoms in the symptom center.

Treatments for Adenoviruses: Various information is available about treatments available for Adenoviruses, prevention of Adenoviruses, or research treatments for other diseases.

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