Importation of mumps virus genotype K to China from Vietnam

Wei Liu, Lili Deng, Xianyu Lin, Ximing Wang, Yuyan Ma, Qiuyun Deng, Xiaohua Xue, Ge Zhong, Li Jin*

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Abstract

During May-August 2016, mumps virus genotype K was detected in 12 Vietnam citizens who entered China at the Shuikou border crossing and 1 girl from China. We provide evidence that mumps genotype K is circulating in Vietnam and was imported to China from Vietnam.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)774-778
Number of pages5
JournalEmerging Infectious Diseases
Volume24
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2018

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