Region Type of virus Transmission Route Incubation Period Source of Infection Sign Symptom Complication Virulence Factor Dif. Diagnosis Epidemiology Prophylaxis
RSV Infection Respiratory Syncytial Virus (Pneumovirus ) Respiratory Tract - Epithelial Cells or URT - Cell to cell transfer - LRT 4 - 5 days Na *Common cold
RSV Infection Respiratory Syncytial Virus (Pneumovirus ) Respiratory Tract - Epithelial Cells or URT - Cell to cell transfer - LRT 4 - 5 days Na *Common cold *Bronchiolitis or Pneumonia - coryza , cough wheezing , rales & low grade fever *Common cold * Bronchiolitis or Pneumonia - coryza, cough , wheezing , rales & low grade fever *Passive immunization - anti RSV Ig