"Super-Spreaders" and Person-to-Person Transmission of Andes Virus in Argentina.

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From: The New England Journal of Medicine(Vol. 383, Issue 23)
Publisher: Massachusetts Medical Society
Document Type: Report
Length: 34 words

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Person-to-person transmission of Andes virus hantavirus pulmonary syndrome in Chubut, Argentina was examined. High viral titers and attendance at massive social gatherings or extensive social contact were associated with a higher probability of transmission.

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Gale Document Number: GALE|A647449476