Howard LM, Edwards KM, Zhu Y, Grijalva CG, Self WH, Jain S, Ampofo K, Pavia AT, Arnold SR, McCullers JA, Anderson EJ, Wunderink RG, Williams DJ. Clinical Features of Human Metapneumovirus-Associated Community-Acquired Pneumonia Hospitalizations. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 2020 Feb 3. PMID: 32010955 [PubMed]
Human metapneumovirus (HMPV) is a leading cause of respiratory tract infections. Few studies have compared the clinical characteristics and severity of HMPV-associated pneumonia with other pathogens.