A fatal measles case in an immunocompromised Indonesian child was associated with nosocomial transmission to health care workers. The virus isolated proved to represent a new genotype within clade G.

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Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(99)04652-8, hdl.handle.net/1765/39749
Journal The Lancet
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de Swart, R.L, Wertheim-van Dillen, P.E.M, van Binnendijk, R.S, Muller, C.P, Frenkel, J, & Osterhaus, A.D.M.E. (2000). Measles in a Dutch hospital introduced by an immunocompromised infant from Indonesia infected with a new virus genotype. The Lancet, 355(January), 201–202. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(99)04652-8