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rossrivervirus

Ross River virus

Introduction

  • mosquito-borne viral infection causing epidemic polyarthritis
  • occurs in all states of Australia and is the most common mosquito transmitted disease with over 6,500 cases per year with occasional local epidemics with much higher numbers
  • infections in Australia are 10x more common than Barmah Forest virus
rossrivervirus.txt · Last modified: 2019/03/14 06:56 by gary1