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Clinical characteristics of norovirus-associated deaths: A systematic literature review

Published:December 26, 2012DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2012.08.002
      Although deaths are often reported in the context of norovirus outbreaks, clinical and epidemiologic characteristics of the decedents prior to death are not well established. Through a literature review of published reports of deaths associated with norovirus infection, we identified and summarized 158 norovirus-associated deaths in 12 countries from 1988 to 2011.

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