Detection of influenza C virus infection among hospitalized patients, Cameroon

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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.

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Volume 25
Issue number 3
Pages 607-609
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