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Respir Physiol Neurobiol. 2011 Jan 31;175(1):185-7. doi: 10.1016/j.resp.2010.11.004. Epub 2010 Nov 11.

Three fatal cases of pandemic 2009 influenza A virus infection in Shenzhen are associated with cytokine storm.

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The Shenzhen Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Shenzhen, China.

Abstract

China had taken strict measures for pandemic 2009 H1N1 infection with enhanced surveillance and hospital isolation since April 2009. In Shenzhen, over 1200 confirmed cases of H1N1 infection were identified. Three young patients died of severe pneumonia. Among them, two boys developed neurological complications. Cytokine storm seemed an important cause.

PMID:
21075220
DOI:
10.1016/j.resp.2010.11.004
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