Volume 21, Number 4—April 2015
Influenza A and B Viruses but Not MERS-CoV in Hajj Pilgrims, Austria, 2014
|Patient no.||Age, y/sex||Other condition(s)||Signs/symptoms||Date of return from Hajj, Oct 2014||Date of sample collection, Oct 2014||Detected respiratory virus|
|1||50/M||Diabetes||Fever of 38°C, pneumonia, bronchitis||22||23||Influenza B†|
|2||49/M||Hypothyroidism||Fever of 39°C, pneumonia, bronchitis||21||22||Influenza A(H3N2)‡|
|3||47/F||None||Fever, cough||19||21||Influenza B†|
|4||57/M||None||Cough, bronchitis||19||21||Influenza B†|
|5||66/M||Hypertension, cardiomyopathy||Cough, lung infiltrates||13||20||Rhinovirus|
|6||54/M||Diabetes, hypertension||Cough, bronchitis||10||13||Rhinovirus|
|7||52/F||Diabetes, hypertension, bronchial asthma||Fever of 40°C, dyspnea||12||16||Influenza A(H3N2)‡|
*All patients were negative for Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus.
†B/Phuket/3073/2013-like virus, Yamagata lineage.
‡A/Hong Kong/146/2013-like virus.
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