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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

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Causes of Arbovirus

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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
  • CMV 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 more »

Whooping cough often undiagnosed: Although most children in the Western world have been immunized against whooping cough (also called "pertussis"), this protection more »

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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)


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