Enteric involvement of coronaviruses: is faecal-oral transmission of SARS-CoV-2 possible?

Lancet Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2020 Apr;5(4):335-337. doi: 10.1016/S2468-1253(20)30048-0. Epub 2020 Feb 20.
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MeSH terms

  • Betacoronavirus / pathogenicity*
  • Coronavirus Infections / complications
  • Coronavirus Infections / transmission*
  • Diarrhea / virology*
  • Feces / virology*
  • Humans
  • Mouth / virology*
  • Pneumonia, Viral / complications
  • Pneumonia, Viral / transmission*
  • Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome / transmission
  • Virus Shedding

Supplementary concepts

  • COVID-19
  • severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2