II. Symptoms

  1. Fever
    1. Peaks to 103-104 F (39.4-40.0 C)
  2. Chills
  3. Myalgias
  4. Sore Throat

III. Signs

  1. Diarrhea
    1. More prolonged course than Rotavirus
  2. Conjunctivitis
    1. Most common cause of Viral Conjunctivitis in children
  3. Pharyngitis
    1. Tonsillar exudates may be present

IV. Course

  1. Clears in 4-5 days

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Ontology: Adenoviruses (C0001483)

Definition (CHV) a kind of virus that can cause the common cold
Definition (CHV) a kind of virus that can cause the common cold
Definition (CHV) a kind of virus that can cause the common cold
Definition (CHV) a kind of virus that can cause the common cold
Definition (NCI_CDISC) Any viral organism that can be assigned to the family Adenoviridae.
Definition (NCI) A group of DNA containing viruses which infect mammals and are capable of causing respiratory disease, including one form of the common cold.
Definition (NCI_NCI-GLOSS) A member of a family of viruses that can cause infections in the respiratory tract, eye, and gastrointestinal tract. Forms of adenoviruses that do not cause disease are used in gene therapy. They carry genes that may fix defects in cells or kill cancer cells.
Definition (MSH) A family of non-enveloped viruses infecting mammals (MASTADENOVIRUS) and birds (AVIADENOVIRUS) or both (ATADENOVIRUS). Infections may be asymptomatic or result in a variety of diseases.
Definition (CSP) nonenveloped, ds-DNA in single linear molecule, at least 10 polypeptides, assembly of virus particle in nucleus of usually one host, transmission by direct or indirect contact with urine or feces in throat or eye.
Definition (PDQ) One of a number of genetically-engineered adenoviruses designed to insert a gene of interest into a eukaryotic cell where the gene of interest is subsequently expressed. Unlike most other vectors, adenovirus vectors have the ability to infect post-mitotic cells. Thus, these agents are especially useful for gene transfer into neuronal cells. Check for "http://www.cancer.gov/Search/ClinicalTrialsLink.aspx?id=43029&idtype=1" active clinical trials or "http://www.cancer.gov/Search/ClinicalTrialsLink.aspx?id=43029&idtype=1&closed=1" closed clinical trials using this agent. ("http://nciterms.nci.nih.gov:80/NCIBrowser/ConceptReport.jsp?dictionary=NCI_Thesaurus&code=C1890" NCI Thesaurus)
Concepts Virus (T005)
MSH D000256
SnomedCT 424470006, 17303003, 186742003
LNC LP14061-3, MTHU032043
English Adenoviridae, Adenoviruses, Family Adenoviridae (organism), Family: Adenovirus, Adenovirus group, Family Adenoviridae, adenoviral, adenoviridae, adenoviruses, Adenovirus (organism), ADENOVIRUS, adenovirus, ADV, Adenovirus group, NOS, Adenovirus, NOS, Adenovirus
Swedish Adenovirus
Spanish familia: Adenovirus, familia Adenoviridae (organismo), familia Adenoviridae, grupo de adenovirus, Adenoviridae, adenovirus (organismo), grupo adenovirus, adenovirus
Czech Adenoviridae
Finnish Adenovirukset
Italian Adenovirus, Adenoviridae
Russian ADENOVIRUSY, ADENOVIRIDAE, АДЕНОВИРУСЫ
Japanese アデノウイルス科
Croatian ADENOVIRIDAE
French Adénovirus, Adenoviridae
Polish Adenowirusy
Norwegian Adenoviridae, Adenovirus
German Adenoviren, Adenoviridae
Dutch Adenovirussen, Virus, Adeno-
Portuguese Adenoviridae