Pulmonary pathologic findings of fatal 2009 Pandemic influenza A/H1N1 viral infections Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Disease Outbreaks
  • Influenza A Virus, H1N1 Subtype
  • Influenza, Human
  • Lung

abstract

  • The pulmonary pathologic findings in fatal disease caused by the novel pandemic influenza virus are similar to findings identified in past pandemics. Superimposed bacterial infections of the respiratory tract were common. Preexisting obesity, cardiorespiratory diseases, and other comorbidities also were prominent findings among the decedents.

publication date

  • February 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC2819217

PubMed ID

  • 20121613

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 235

end page

  • 43

volume

  • 134

number

  • 2