Human astrovirus outbreak in a daycare center and propagation among household contacts

Published: 7 June 2021| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/pftbhzznd5.1
Ignacio Parron


Data about an outbreak of acute gastroenteritis due to human astrovirus in a daycare center. Data were collected from persons exposed at the daycare center and their home contacts. Fecal samples from affected and non-affected daycare center attenders were analyzed for viruses causing acute gastroenteritis by RT-PCR.