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SARS (Disease)

LC control no.sh2003006472
LC classificationRA644.S17 Public health
RC776.S27 Internal medicine
Topical headingSARS (Disease)
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Variant(s)Acute respiratory syndrome, Severe
Respiratory syndrome, Severe acute
Severe acute respiratory syndrome
See alsoCoronavirus infections
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Respiratory infections
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Found inMESH (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome: a viral disorder characterized by high fever, dry cough, shortness of breath (Dyspnea) or breathing difficulties, and atypical pneumonia. A virus in the genus Coronavirus is the suspected agent; x Respiratory Syndrome, Severe Acute; SARS virus)
CDC Fact Sheet: Basic Information about SARS via WWW, Apr. 25, 2003 (A new disease called SARS. Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is a respiratory illness that has recently been reported in Asia, North American, and Europe. Scientists at CDC and other laboratories have detected a previously unrecognized coronavirus in patients with SARS. The new coronavirus is the leading hypothesis for the cause of SARS, however, other viruses are still under investigation as potential causes.)