Acute, typically self-limited, febrile illnesses characterized by inflammation of mucous membranes including the conjunctivae, respiratory, and GI tracts
Adenovirus infections can occ...
Fever (moderate to high)
Vomiting, diarrhea, abdom...
Treatment is supportive and symptomatic.
Infections are usually benign and short in duration.
Acetaminophen 10 to 15 mg/kg PO for analgesia (Avoid aspirin.)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Adenovirus symptoms. http://www.cdc.gov/adenovirus/about/symptoms.html. Accessed November 14, 2018. http://www.cdc.gov/adenovirus/about/s...
B34.0 Adenovirus infection, unspecified
B30.1 Conjunctivitis due to adenovirus
J12.0 Adenoviral pneumonia
A08.2 Adenoviral enteritis
B30.2 Viral pharyngoconjunctivitis
079.0 Adenovirus infec...
Adenovirus can mimic streptococcus pharyngitis with tonsillar exudates and cervical adenitis.
Adenovirus is the most common cause of strep-negative tonsillitis in young children.
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