Jul
2003

A case of fatal West Nile virus meningoencephalitis associated with receipt of blood transfusions after open heart surgery.

Armstrong WS, Bashour CA, Smedira NG, et al.
Ann Thorac Surg 2003;76(2):605-607.
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Review by : Kretschmer V
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Nothing remarkably new: one among many cases of West Nile virus transmission due to blood transfusion.

– Volker Kretschmer