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Yellow fever

Yellow fever: Introduction

Yellow fever: Yellow fever is a viral disease transmitted between humans by a mosquito. Yellow fever is a very rare cause of illness in travelers, but most ... more about Yellow fever.

Yellow fever: A viral infection transmitted by mosquito bites which can damage various organs such as the liver, heart, kidney and digestive tract. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Yellow fever is available below.

Symptoms of Yellow fever

Treatments for Yellow fever

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Yellow fever?

Yellow fever: Related Patient Stories

Alternative Treatments for Yellow fever

Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed in various sources as possibly beneficial for Yellow fever may include:

  • Yellow fever nosode homeopathic prevention
  • Crotalus horridus homeopathic prevention
  • Arsenicum album homeopathic prevention
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Types of Yellow fever

  • Urban yellow fever - usually spread by the Aedes aegypti mosquito.
  • Jungle yellow fever - spread by various jungle mosquitos.
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Yellow fever: Complications

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Causes of Yellow fever

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Yellow fever: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Yellow fever

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Clinical Trials for Yellow fever

The US based website ClinicalTrials.gov lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

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Prevention of Yellow fever

Prevention information for Yellow fever has been compiled from various data sources and may be inaccurate or incomplete. None of these methods guarantee prevention of Yellow fever.

Statistics for Yellow fever

Yellow fever: Broader Related Topics

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Article Excerpts about Yellow fever

Yellow fever is a viral disease transmitted between humans by a mosquito. Yellow fever is a very rare cause of illness in travelers, but most countries have regulations and requirements for yellow fever vaccination that must be met prior to entering the country. (Source: excerpt from Yellow FeveróDisease and Vaccine: DVBID)

Definitions of Yellow fever:

An acute infectious disease primarily of the tropics, caused by a virus and transmitted to man by mosquitoes of the genera Aedes and Haemagogus. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Caused by a flavivirus transmitted by a mosquito - (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Yellow fever is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Yellow fever, or a subtype of Yellow fever, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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