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Volume 12, Number 9—September 2006

Human Bocavirus Infection among Children, Jordan

Nasser M. Kaplan*†, Winifred Dove*, Ahmad F. Abu-Zeid†, Hiyam E. Shamoon†, Sawsan A. Abd-Eldayem†, and C. Anthony Hart*Comments to Author 
Author affiliations: *University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom; †King Hussein Medical Centre, Amman, Jordan

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Acute respiratory infections associated with human bocavirus in Jordanian children*

Date No. NPAs tested No. positive (no. mixed infections) % positive
Dec 2003 7 1 (1) 14
Jan 2004 95 18 (11) 19
Feb 2004 117 19 (15) 16.2
Mar 2004 62 8 (6) 12.9
Apr 2004 27 10 (7) 37
May 2004 4 1 (1) 25
Total 312 57 (41) 18.3

*NPAs, nasopharyngeal aspirates.

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