Coxsackie B virus


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Coxsackie B virus

A mild virus belonging to a group of viruses (coxsackievirus) that may produce a variety of illnesses, including myocarditis.
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We conducted a study to see the serological prevalence of Coxsackie B virus in myocarditis, pericarditis and myopericarditis in a Tertiary Care Centre.
Bell, [12] found that 1/3rd cases of pericarditis and % cases of myocarditis were associated with Coxsackie B virus infection.
Streptococcus M protein and coxsackie B virus have epitopes that are immunologically similar to cardiac myosin and so, during and after the viral infection, the immune system may attack cardiac myosin.
The patients' IgM and IgG turned out positive for Coxsackie B virus by ELISA.
Estos incluyen coxsackie B virus (28, 29), virus de la rubeola (30, 31), virus de la parotiditis (32), citomegalovirus (33, 34), Epstein-Bar (35) y Varicela Zoster (36).
En ratones se han asociado con el desarrollo de T1D los virus de la Encefalomiocarditis (EMC) (37, 38), los mengovirus (39), los reovirus (40) y algunos retrovirus; Coxsackie B virus, particularmente B4, en ratones (41-43) y primates no humanos (44); virus de la rubeola en hamsters y conejos (30, 45); virus de enfermedad mucosodiarreica viral bovina en cabras (46), y KRV (Virus Kilham de la rata) en ratas (47, 48).
Coxsackie B virus IgM in children at onset of type 1 (insulin-dependent) diabetes mellitus: evidence for IgM induction by a recent or current infection.
4 Coxsackie B virus (IgG) Enzyme immunoassay Positive 41 49.
It is believed the teenager was the victim of the Coxsackie B virus, which can trigger fatal heart problems without warning.
Belinda Linden, a cardiac nurse adviser at the British Heart Foundation, said some people with the Coxsackie B virus suffered flu-like symptoms and then recovered, while others suffered long-term damage to the heart.
Most EVs have been implicated in aseptic meningitis, most notably echovirus (E) 30, 9, 6, and 11 and coxsackie B virus (CBV) type 5 (2); other serotypes are less frequently associated with neurologic disease.
Influenza A IgM was negative and IgG was 1:640) Antibodies for Coxsackie B virus were negative.