Killer Cold Virus (Adenovirus Infection, Ad14) (cont.)

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Where can people get more information about the killer cold virus (Adenovirus 14)?

The following sites may provide additional information about Ad14:

"Key Facts and Q&As About Adenovirus 14," Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

"Adenoviruses," Medscape

"Outbreak of Adenovirus 14 Respiratory Illness -- Prince of Wales Island, Alaska, 2008," Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

"Structure and Classification of Viruses," Medical Microbiology

Medically reviewed by Robert Cox, MD; American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty in Infectious Disease


Kajon, A.E., X. Lu, D.D. Erdman , et al. "Molecular Epidemiology and Brief History of Emerging Adenovirus 14-Associated Respiratory Disease in the United States." J Infect Dis. 202.1 (2010): 93-103.

O'Flanagan, D., J. O'Donnell, L. Domegan, et al. "First Reported Cases of Human Adenovirus Serotype14p1 Infection, Ireland, October 2009 to July 2010." Euro. Surveill. 16.8 (2011).

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/1/2014

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