Immunocompetent sisters with chromosomally integrated human herpesvirus 6A (HHV-6A) transiently excreted HHV-6B genome in their saliva. They did not have past histories of exanthema subitum but had antibodies against HHV-6A and HHV-6B. This suggests that endogenous HHV-6A may modify the clinical features of HHV-6B coinfection.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society|
|Publication status||Published - 01-02-2021|
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