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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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.
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.