Signs of West Nile fever
Symptoms of West Nile fever
The list of medical symptoms mentioned in various sources
for West Nile fever may include:
List of 20
West Nile fever Symptoms
Note that West Nile fever symptoms usually refers to various medical symptoms known to a patient,
but the phrase West Nile fever signs may often refer to those signs
that are only noticable by a doctor.
Signs or Symptoms of West Nile fever:
NIAID Research on West Nile and Related Viruses, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID (Excerpt)
Most human infections are mild, causing fever, headache
and body aches, often accompanied by a skin rash and swollen lymph
glands. If the virus crosses the blood-brain barrier, however, it
can cause life-threatening encephalitis, an inflammation of the
brain. (Source: excerpt from NIAID Research on West Nile and Related Viruses, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)
West Nile Virus Questions and Answers: DVBID (Excerpt)
Most infections are mild, and symptoms include fever, headache,
and body aches, occasionally with skin rash and swollen lymph glands.
More severe infection may be marked by headache, high fever, neck stiffness,
stupor, disorientation, coma, tremors, convulsions, muscle weakness, paralysis,
and, rarely, death. (Source: excerpt from West Nile Virus Questions and Answers: DVBID)
More Symptoms of West Nile fever:
More detailed symptom information may be found on the symptoms of West Nile fever article.
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What are the signs of West Nile fever?
The phrase "signs of West Nile fever" should, strictly speaking,
refer only to those signs and symptoms of West Nile fever that are not readily apparent to the patient.
The word "symptoms of West Nile fever" is the more general meaning; see symptoms of West Nile fever.
The signs and symptom information on this page
attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of West Nile fever.
This medical information about signs and symptoms for West Nile fever has been gathered
from various sources,
may not be fully accurate,
and may not be the full list of West Nile fever signs or West Nile fever symptoms.
Furthermore, signs and symptoms of West Nile fever may vary on an individual basis for each patient.
Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they
are indeed West Nile fever symptoms.