Changes in serum C-reactive protein during complicated and uncomplicated measles virus infections

Diane E. Griffin, Robert L. Hirsch, Richard T. Johnson, Imelda Lindo De Soriano, Susie Roedenbeck, Abraham Vaisberg

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Abstract

Serum C-reactive protein levels become elevated coincident with the onset of the rash in patients with measles. Serum C-reactive protein elevations are prolonged in measles complicated by pneumonia and may show a second elevation in measles complicated by encephalitis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)861-864
Number of pages4
JournalUnknown Journal
Volume41
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 1983

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Parasitology
  • Microbiology
  • Immunology
  • Infectious Diseases

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