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Table 2 PCR results for known infectious pathogens of myocarditis

From: Idiopathic acute myocarditis during treatment for controlled human malaria infection: a case report

  C + 14 C + 15 C + 17
Throat smear tested by PCR for:    
Adenovirus, Bocavirus, Coronavirus, Chlamydia Psittaci, Enteroviruses, Metapneumovirus, Mycoplasma, Parechovirus, Parainfluenza 1 – 4, Rhinovirus, Respiratory Syncytial Virus, and Influenza A and B positive for Rhinovirus
Faeces tested by PCR for:    
Adenovirus (Adenotype 40 and 41), Astrovirus, Bocavirus, Enteroviruses, Norovirus, Parechovirus, Rotavirus, and Sapovirus   negative  
Blood tested by PCR for:    
Varicella Zoster Virus, Parvovirus, Epstein-Barr Virus, Cytomegalovirus, Q fever, and HIV load    negative
  1. PCR results for known virological and bacteriological causes of myocarditis based on samples taken on day 14, 15, and 17 after CHMI (C + 14, C + 15, and C + 17, respectively).