Detection of influenza C virus infection among hospitalized patients, CameroonMore about Open Access at the Crick
Authors listRichard Njouom Gwladys Chavely Monamele Burcu Ermetal Serge Tchatchouang Sylvie Moyo-Tetang John Mccauley Rodney S Daniels
We report 3 cases of influenza C virus in children hospitalized with severe acute respiratory infection in Cameroon. Two of these case-patients had grave clinical manifestations, but all 3 recovered. The lack of specific antiviral drugs for influenza C virus highlights the need to identify and describe cases involving this virus.