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2014 | 27 | 4 | 250-252
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Prevalence of Polyomaviruses in Polish patients

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The aim of our study was to investigate the prevalence of new polyomaviruses KIPyV and WUPyV in the Polish population in the Lublin region. In it, we demonstrated that the prevalence of this viruses is low - 1.1% WU and 3.4% KI. The viruses are most commonly detected in materials from the respiratory tract, both in children and the elderly. Polyomaviruses KI and WU in co-infection, often occur with other respiratory viruses (influenza, enterovirus).
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27
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4
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250-252
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published
1 - 12 - 2014
received
21 - 10 - 2014
online
3 - 3 - 2015
accepted
8 - 12 - 2014
Contributors
  • Department of Virology, Medical University of Lublin, 1 Chodzki, 20-093 Lublin, Poland
  • Department of Virology, Medical University of Lublin, 1 Chodzki, 20-093 Lublin, Poland
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  • Department of Virology, Medical University of Lublin, 1 Chodzki, 20-093 Lublin, Poland
  • Department of Virology, Medical University of Lublin, 1 Chodzki, 20-093 Lublin, Poland, m.polz@umlub.pl
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bwmeta1.element.-psjd-doi-10_1515_cipms-2015-0027
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