Bordetella pertussis DNA detected in a tracheostomized child blood before seroconversion

Flora Marzia Liotti, Giulia De Angelis, Domenico Speziale, Grazia Angela Morandotti, Orazio Genovese, Maurizio Sanguinetti, Brunella Posteraro

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)205-208
Number of pages4
JournalEuropean Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2021


  • Bordetella pertussis/genetics
  • Child, Preschool
  • DNA, Bacterial/blood
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Fatal Outcome
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Seroconversion
  • Spasms, Infantile
  • Thrombophilia
  • Tracheotomy
  • Whooping Cough/blood

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