Norwalk-like viral gastroenteritis outbreak in U.S. Army trainees

Mark K. Arness, Brian H. Feighner, Michelle L. Canham, David N. Taylor, Stephan S. Monroe, Theodore J. Cieslak, Edward L. Hoedebecke, Christina S. Polyak, Judy C. Cuthie, Rebecca L. Fankhauser, Charles D. Humphrey, Tamra L. Barker, Chris D. Jenkins, Donald R. Skillman

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An outbreak of acute gastroenteritis hospitalized 99 (12%) of 835 U.S. Army trainees at Fort Bliss, El Paso, Texas, from August 27 to September 1, 1998. Reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction tests for Norwalk-like virus were positive for genogroup 2. Gastroenteritis was associated with one post dining facility and with soft drinks.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)204-207
Number of pages4
JournalEmerging Infectious Diseases
Volume6
Issue number2
StatePublished - Mar 2000
Externally publishedYes

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Gastroenteritis
Disease Outbreaks
Norovirus
Carbonated Beverages
Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction
Genotype

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Arness, M. K., Feighner, B. H., Canham, M. L., Taylor, D. N., Monroe, S. S., Cieslak, T. J., ... Skillman, D. R. (2000). Norwalk-like viral gastroenteritis outbreak in U.S. Army trainees. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 6(2), 204-207.

Norwalk-like viral gastroenteritis outbreak in U.S. Army trainees. / Arness, Mark K.; Feighner, Brian H.; Canham, Michelle L.; Taylor, David N.; Monroe, Stephan S.; Cieslak, Theodore J.; Hoedebecke, Edward L.; Polyak, Christina S.; Cuthie, Judy C.; Fankhauser, Rebecca L.; Humphrey, Charles D.; Barker, Tamra L.; Jenkins, Chris D.; Skillman, Donald R.

In: Emerging Infectious Diseases, Vol. 6, No. 2, 03.2000, p. 204-207.

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Arness, MK, Feighner, BH, Canham, ML, Taylor, DN, Monroe, SS, Cieslak, TJ, Hoedebecke, EL, Polyak, CS, Cuthie, JC, Fankhauser, RL, Humphrey, CD, Barker, TL, Jenkins, CD & Skillman, DR 2000, 'Norwalk-like viral gastroenteritis outbreak in U.S. Army trainees', Emerging Infectious Diseases, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 204-207.
Arness MK, Feighner BH, Canham ML, Taylor DN, Monroe SS, Cieslak TJ et al. Norwalk-like viral gastroenteritis outbreak in U.S. Army trainees. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 2000 Mar;6(2):204-207.
Arness, Mark K. ; Feighner, Brian H. ; Canham, Michelle L. ; Taylor, David N. ; Monroe, Stephan S. ; Cieslak, Theodore J. ; Hoedebecke, Edward L. ; Polyak, Christina S. ; Cuthie, Judy C. ; Fankhauser, Rebecca L. ; Humphrey, Charles D. ; Barker, Tamra L. ; Jenkins, Chris D. ; Skillman, Donald R. / Norwalk-like viral gastroenteritis outbreak in U.S. Army trainees. In: Emerging Infectious Diseases. 2000 ; Vol. 6, No. 2. pp. 204-207.
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