CLINICAL SPECTRUM OF HOSPITALIZED CHILDREN INFECTED WITH H1N1: ANALYSIS DONE AT A TERTIARY HOSPITAL IN NORTH INDIA.

Dr. Garima Gupta, Dr. Deepak Kumar, Dr Urmila Jhamb

Abstract


H1N1 influenza A virus has caused massive morbidity and mortality worldwide and still is a threat. Clinical profile from adult
patients had emerged from 2009 and 2015 outbreak, very little data is available on pediatric patients specially those requiring
hospitalization. Due to adverse biological nature of the virus which involves structural and antigenic modifications, clinical
presentation also needed to be updated. We have studied the clinical profile of 22 proven children infected with H1N1 who
required admission.


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became widespread throughout confirmed hospitalized

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