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{{PSDS|Animals and human |Direct contact, fecal-oral transmission, and occasionally waterborne transmission|Over 300 adenovirus infections in immunocompromised patients, with an overall case fatality rate of 48% (Hierholzer JC, 1992)<br /> A total of 428 respiratory HAdV infections were studied from 1991 to 2007 in Korean children and the case fatality ratio was 5.1% (Lee et al, 2010)|Adenoviruses C in non-hospitalized Mexican children older than five years of age showed a rate of AdV infection of 23% (Rosete et al, 2008) |3-10 days  |Medium-sized (90-100 nm), nonenveloped icosohedral viruses containing double-stranded DNA |Unusually stable to chemical and physical agents and to adverse pH conditions| <br />[[Dose response models for Adenovirus]] <br /> Exponential, k is 0.61 <br /> [[File:Exponential_model.png|thumb|left|200px]]}}
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{{PSDS|Animals and human |Direct contact, fecal-oral transmission, and occasionally waterborne transmission|Over 300 adenovirus infections in immunocompromised patients, with an overall case fatality rate of 48% (Hierholzer JC, 1992)<br /> A total of 428 respiratory HAdV infections were studied from 1991 to 2007 in Korean children and the case fatality ratio was 5.1% (Lee et al, 2010)|Adenoviruses C in non-hospitalized Mexican children older than five years of age showed a rate of AdV infection of 23% (Rosete et al, 2008) |3-10 days  |Medium-sized (90-100 nm), nonenveloped icosohedral viruses containing double-stranded DNA |Unusually stable to chemical and physical agents and to adverse pH conditions| <br />[[has DR model::Dose response models for Adenovirus]] <br /> Exponential, k is 0.61 <br /> [[File:Exponential_model.png|thumb|left|200px]]}}
  
 
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References

CDC Adenovirus Page
Hierholzer J. (1992) Adenoviruses in the Immunocompromised Host. Clinical Microbiology Reviews. 5(3): 262-274. Full Text
Lee J, Choi E, and Lee H. (2010) Clinical severity of respiratory adenoviral infection by serotypes in Korean children over 17 consecutive years (1991-2007). Journal of Clinical Viroloty. 49: 115-120. Full Text
Rosete D, Manjarrez M, and Barron B. (2008) Adenoviruses C in non-hospitalized Mexican children older than five years of age with acute respiratory infection. 103(2): 195-200. Abstract