- •We investigated an outbreak of keratoconjunctivitis caused by adenovirus.
- •Contamination of multidose eye-drop vials contributed to adenovirus transmission.
- •Single-dose eye-drop vials may reduce the risk of keratoconjunctivitis outbreaks.
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