Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

Arbovirus

Arbovirus: Introduction

A large group of viruses (over 100) that are transmitted mostly by blood-sucking insects such as mosquitoes. The virus usually originates in birds which pass the infection on to mosquitoes which can than transmit it to other animals and people. The infections can range from mild to very serious and even fatal. Dengue fever is just one example of an arbovirus. ...more »

Symptoms of Arbovirus

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Arbovirus:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Arbovirus?

Causes of Arbovirus

Read more about causes of Arbovirus.

Disease Topics Related To Arbovirus

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Arbovirus:

  • Arboviral JE
  • Subacute encephalopathies
  • Chronic encephalopathies
  • Acute arboviral encephalitides
  • Acute viral encephalitides
  • Cytomegalovirus encephalitis
  • more related diseases...»

Misdiagnosis and Arbovirus

Sinusitis is overdiagnosed: There is a tendency to give a diagnosis of sinusitis, when the condition is really a harmless complication of another infection, such as a common cold....read more »

Whooping cough often undiagnosed: Although most children in the Western world have been immunized against whooping cough (also called "pertussis"), this protection wears off after about 15 years....read more »

Arbovirus: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Arbovirus: Animations

Statistics for Arbovirus

Arbovirus: Broader Related Topics

Arbovirus Message Boards

Related forums and medical stories:

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Arbovirus, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Definitions of Arbovirus:

A large heterogeneous group of RNA viruses divisible into groups on the basis of the virions; they have been recovered from arthropods, bats, and rodents; most are borne by arthropods; they are linked by the epidemiologic concept of transmission between vertebrate hosts by arthropod vectors (mosquitoes, ticks, sandflies, midges, etc.) that feed on blood; they can cause mild fevers, hepatitis, hemorrhagic fever, and encephalitides - (Source - WordNet 2.1)

 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise