Adenovirus

Etiology

  • Conjunctivitis
  • Otitis media
  • Pneumonia
  • Cause of upper respiratory infxn→ common cold, bronchitis, croup

Symptoms

  • Cough
  • Sore throat
  • Ear pain
  • Nasal congestion
  • Conjunctival inflamation
  • Sputum, fever, sob-->pneumonia

Physical Exam Findings

  • Throat redness
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Anterior auricular adenopathy
  • Nasal mucosal inflammation, drainage along posterior pharynx
  • Crackles, ronchi, other focal lung findings w/pneumonia

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