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Aseptic meningitis outbreak associated with echovirus 4 in Northern Europe in 2013-2014

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Smura, T, Blomqvist, S, Kolehmainen, P, Schuffenecker, I, Lina, B, Böttcher, S, Diedrich, S, Löve, A, Brytting, M, Hauzenberger, E, Dudman, S, Ivanova, O, Lukasev, A, Fischer, TK, Midgley, S, Susi, P, Savolainen-Kopra, C, Lappalainen, M & Jääskeläinen, AJ 2020, 'Aseptic meningitis outbreak associated with echovirus 4 in Northern Europe in 2013-2014', Journal of clinical virology : the official publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology, vol. 129, 104535, pp. 104535. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcv.2020.104535

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Smura, T., Blomqvist, S., Kolehmainen, P., Schuffenecker, I., Lina, B., Böttcher, S., Diedrich, S., Löve, A., Brytting, M., Hauzenberger, E., Dudman, S., Ivanova, O., Lukasev, A., Fischer, T. K., Midgley, S., Susi, P., Savolainen-Kopra, C., Lappalainen, M., & Jääskeläinen, A. J. (2020). Aseptic meningitis outbreak associated with echovirus 4 in Northern Europe in 2013-2014. Journal of clinical virology : the official publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology, 129, 104535. [104535]. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcv.2020.104535

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Smura T, Blomqvist S, Kolehmainen P, Schuffenecker I, Lina B, Böttcher S, Diedrich S, Löve A, Brytting M, Hauzenberger E, Dudman S, Ivanova O, Lukasev A, Fischer TK, Midgley S, Susi P, Savolainen-Kopra C, Lappalainen M, Jääskeläinen AJ. 2020. Aseptic meningitis outbreak associated with echovirus 4 in Northern Europe in 2013-2014. Journal of clinical virology : the official publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology. 129:104535. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcv.2020.104535

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Smura, Teemu ; Blomqvist, Soile ; Kolehmainen, Pekka ; Schuffenecker, Isabelle ; Lina, Bruno ; Böttcher, Sindy ; Diedrich, Sabine ; Löve, Arthur ; Brytting, Mia ; Hauzenberger, Elenor ; Dudman, Susanne ; Ivanova, Olga ; Lukasev, Alexander ; Fischer, Thea Kølsen ; Midgley, Sofie ; Susi, Petri ; Savolainen-Kopra, Carita ; Lappalainen, Maija ; Jääskeläinen, Anne J. / Aseptic meningitis outbreak associated with echovirus 4 in Northern Europe in 2013-2014. In: Journal of clinical virology : the official publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology. 2020 ; Vol. 129. pp. 104535.

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title = "Aseptic meningitis outbreak associated with echovirus 4 in Northern Europe in 2013-2014",
abstract = "Picornaviruses (family Picornaviridae) are small, nonenveloped, positive-sense, single-stranded RNA viruses. The members of this family are currently classified into 47 genera and 110 species. Of picornaviruses, entero- and parechoviruses are associated with aseptic meningitis. They are transmitted via fecal-oral and respiratory routes, and occasionally, these viruses may cause a brief viremia and gain access to central nervous system (CNS). During the diagnostic screening of entero- and parechovirus types in Finland in year 2013-14, we detected a cluster of echovirus 4 (E4) infections in young adults and adolescents. As E4 is infrequently detected in Finland, we contacted several Northern and Central European laboratories that conduct routine surveillance for enteroviruses and, for those who have had E4 cases, we send a query for E4 sequences and data. Here we report CNS infections caused by E4 in Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Iceland and Germany in 2013 and 2014, and show that the E4 detected in these countries form a single lineage. In contrast, E4 strains circulating in these countries preceding the year 2013, and those circulating elsewhere in Europe during 2013-2014, formed several independent clusters.",
author = "Teemu Smura and Soile Blomqvist and Pekka Kolehmainen and Isabelle Schuffenecker and Bruno Lina and Sindy B{\"o}ttcher and Sabine Diedrich and Arthur L{\"o}ve and Mia Brytting and Elenor Hauzenberger and Susanne Dudman and Olga Ivanova and Alexander Lukasev and Fischer, {Thea K{\o}lsen} and Sofie Midgley and Petri Susi and Carita Savolainen-Kopra and Maija Lappalainen and J{\"a}{\"a}skel{\"a}inen, {Anne J}",
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T1 - Aseptic meningitis outbreak associated with echovirus 4 in Northern Europe in 2013-2014

AU - Smura, Teemu

AU - Blomqvist, Soile

AU - Kolehmainen, Pekka

AU - Schuffenecker, Isabelle

AU - Lina, Bruno

AU - Böttcher, Sindy

AU - Diedrich, Sabine

AU - Löve, Arthur

AU - Brytting, Mia

AU - Hauzenberger, Elenor

AU - Dudman, Susanne

AU - Ivanova, Olga

AU - Lukasev, Alexander

AU - Fischer, Thea Kølsen

AU - Midgley, Sofie

AU - Susi, Petri

AU - Savolainen-Kopra, Carita

AU - Lappalainen, Maija

AU - Jääskeläinen, Anne J

N1 - Copyright © 2020 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.

PY - 2020/8

Y1 - 2020/8

N2 - Picornaviruses (family Picornaviridae) are small, nonenveloped, positive-sense, single-stranded RNA viruses. The members of this family are currently classified into 47 genera and 110 species. Of picornaviruses, entero- and parechoviruses are associated with aseptic meningitis. They are transmitted via fecal-oral and respiratory routes, and occasionally, these viruses may cause a brief viremia and gain access to central nervous system (CNS). During the diagnostic screening of entero- and parechovirus types in Finland in year 2013-14, we detected a cluster of echovirus 4 (E4) infections in young adults and adolescents. As E4 is infrequently detected in Finland, we contacted several Northern and Central European laboratories that conduct routine surveillance for enteroviruses and, for those who have had E4 cases, we send a query for E4 sequences and data. Here we report CNS infections caused by E4 in Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Iceland and Germany in 2013 and 2014, and show that the E4 detected in these countries form a single lineage. In contrast, E4 strains circulating in these countries preceding the year 2013, and those circulating elsewhere in Europe during 2013-2014, formed several independent clusters.

AB - Picornaviruses (family Picornaviridae) are small, nonenveloped, positive-sense, single-stranded RNA viruses. The members of this family are currently classified into 47 genera and 110 species. Of picornaviruses, entero- and parechoviruses are associated with aseptic meningitis. They are transmitted via fecal-oral and respiratory routes, and occasionally, these viruses may cause a brief viremia and gain access to central nervous system (CNS). During the diagnostic screening of entero- and parechovirus types in Finland in year 2013-14, we detected a cluster of echovirus 4 (E4) infections in young adults and adolescents. As E4 is infrequently detected in Finland, we contacted several Northern and Central European laboratories that conduct routine surveillance for enteroviruses and, for those who have had E4 cases, we send a query for E4 sequences and data. Here we report CNS infections caused by E4 in Finland, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Iceland and Germany in 2013 and 2014, and show that the E4 detected in these countries form a single lineage. In contrast, E4 strains circulating in these countries preceding the year 2013, and those circulating elsewhere in Europe during 2013-2014, formed several independent clusters.

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