Mayaro virus infection, Amazon Basin region, Peru, 2010-2013

Eric S. Halsey, Crystyan Siles, Carolina Guevara, Stalin Vilcarromero, Erik J. Jhonston, Cesar Ramal, Patricia V. Aguilar, Julia S. Ampuero

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Abstract

During 2010-2013, we recruited 16 persons with confirmed Mayaro virus infection in the Peruvian Amazon to prospectively follow clinical symptoms and serologic response over a 12-month period. Mayaro virus infection caused long-term arthralgia in more than half, similar to reports of other arthritogenic alphaviruses.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1839-1842
Number of pages4
JournalEmerging infectious diseases
Volume19
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Epidemiology
  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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