Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 Cases, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Published Date:Feb 2010
Source:Emerg Infect Dis. 16(2):311-313.
Influenza A Virus, H1N1 Subtype
Pandemic (H1N1) 2009
Pregnancy Complications, Infectious
Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction
Description:To determine clinical and virologic characteristics of pandemic (H1N1) 2009 in Buenos Aires, Argentina, we conducted real-time reverse transcription-PCR on samples from patients with influenza-like illness, June 11-30, 2009. Of 513 patients tested, 54% were positive for influenza virus subtype H1N1. Infection rate was lowest for patients >or=60 years of age.
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