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*  Ross River virus infection
... is a group A arbovirus transmitted by mosquitoes that causes a disease manifested by polyarthritis and rash. The illness was ... EPIDEMIOLOGY. Ross River virus (RRV) infection has been described in mainland Australia [1], Papua New Guinea [2], the Solomon ... Self-reported morbidity of Barmah Forest virus infection on the north coast of New South Wales. Med J Aust 1997; 167:525. ... Chikungunya fever. *Prevention of arthropod and insect bites: Repellents and other measures ...
  https://www.uptodate.com/contents/ross-river-virus-infection
*  The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene | An Animal Model for Studying the Pathogenesis of Chikungunya Virus...
Based on the clinical and pathologic similarities with CHIKV infection in humans, young ICR and CD-1 mice offer a useful and ... The virus persisted in muscle for several days after viremia disappeared. The major histopathologic changes were in skeletal ... CHIKV antigen was shown by immunohistochemistry in the muscle for several weeks after infection. ... and reduced weight gain within 7-10 days after infection (PI). During the initial 6-7 days PI, the animals had viremia; high ...
  http://www.ajtmh.org/content/journals/10.4269/ajtmh.2008.79.133
*  Angelle Desiree LaBeaud's Profile | Stanford Profiles
CHIKUNGUNYA VIRUS INFECTION IS CAUSING ACUTE FEBRILE ILLNESS AMONG CHILDREN IN KENYA Hortion, J., Vu, D. M., Grossi-Soyster, E ... it appears that new abatement approaches are needed to minimize morbidity in future arbovirus outbreaks. ... Our laboratory investigates the epidemiology of arboviral infections, focusing on the burden of disease and the long-term ... West Nile virus (WNV), tick-borne encephalitis virus (TBEV), dengue virus serotypes 1-4 (DENV1-4), and chikungunya virus (CHIKV ...
  https://profiles.stanford.edu/angelle-labeaud
*  The global spread of Zika virus: is public and media concern justified in regions currently unaffected? | SpringerLink
Background Zika virus, an Aedesmosquito-borne flavivirus, is fast becoming a worldwide public health concern following its ... Zika virus in the Americas - yet another arbovirus threat. N Engl J Med. 2016;374:601-4.CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar ... Zika virus infection, Philippines, 2012. Emerg Infect Dis. 2015;21:722-4.CrossRefPubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar ... It may be that a similar pattern of global spread could be observed when Zika, dengue and chikungunya are compared. Chikungunya ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1186/s40249-016-0132-y
*  Infections in Travelers (Malaria, Strongyloides) - Renal and Urology News
Epidemiology. NA. Prognosis. All the diseases listed have the potential to cause significant morbidity and mortality. This is ... Chikungunya is diagnosed serologically.. Acute HIV: serology is often negative during acute HIV infection. The diagnosis can be ... Patient with suspected ebola, Lassa fever or Marburg virus infection should be put in strick isolation and the public health ... Dengue: this arbovirus is transmitted by day-biting mosquitoes (rather than night-biting transmitters of malaria). Though the ...
  https://www.renalandurologynews.com/critical-care-medicine/infections-in-travelers-malaria-strongyloides/article/586781/
*  Vector competence of Aedes aegypti in transmitting Chikungunya virus: effects and implications of extrinsic incubation...
Although the establishment of an arbovirus infection in a mosquito following ingestion of a virus is dependent on the amount of ... Jupp P, McIntosh B. Chikungunya virus disease. In: The Arboviruses: Epidemiology and Ecology, vol. 2. 1988. p. 137-57.Google ... Perceived morbidity and community burden after a Chikungunya outbreak: the TELECHIK survey, a population-based cohort study. ... Changing patterns of chikungunya virus: re-emergence of a zoonotic arbovirus. J Gen Virol. 2007;88(9):2363-77.View Article ...
  https://virologyj.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12985-016-0566-7
*  Arbovirus - Wikipedia
Western equine encephalitis virus (WEE) Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) The incubation period - the time between when infection ... Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 51 (39): 877-878. PMID 12375687. Venter, M.; Swanepoel, R. (2010). "West Nile Virus ... To see the epidemiology of specific arboviruses, the following resources hold maps, fact sheets, and reports on arboviruses and ... Louis encephalitis virus (SLEV) West Nile virus (WNV) Spondweni group Spondweni virus Zika virus (ZIKV) Yellow fever virus ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arbovirus
*  Arboviruses, Arenaviridae, and Filoviridae - Merck Manuals Professional Edition
Other Arbovirus Infections. *Chikungunya disease. *Mayaro disease. *Tick-borne encephalitis. *Powassan virus ... Parasitic infections due to protozoa and helminths are responsible for substantial morbidity and mortality worldwide. They are ... Zika Virus (ZV) Infections. *Epidemiology. *Transmission *Transmission reference. *Symptoms and Signs *Microcephaly ...
  http://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/infectious-diseases/arboviruses,-arenaviridae,-and-filoviridae
*  Chikungunya - Wikipedia
Chikungunya is an infection caused by the chikungunya virus (CHIKV). Symptoms include fever and joint pain. These typically ... Powers AM, Logue CH (September 2007). "Changing patterns of chikungunya virus: re-emergence of a zoonotic arbovirus". J. Gen. ... deficiencies in INF-1 in mice exposed to the virus cause increased morbidity and mortality. The chikungunya-specific upstream ... Virus Evol 3(1):vex010. doi:10.1093/ve/vex010. eCollection Enserink M (2007). "EPIDEMIOLOGY: Tropical Disease Follows ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chikungunya
*  Protocols and Video Articles Authored by Ethan M. Anderson
... at cooler temperatures also predisposed mosquitoes to higher levels of infection with both chikungunya and yellow fever viruses ... Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology : the Official Journal of the Society of Hospital Epidemiologists of America ... arbovirus), exposure to cooler temperatures often predisposes disease vector mosquitoes to higher infection rates. RNA ... Jun, 2013 , Pubmed ID: 23733197 Obesity is one of the leading causes of morbidity in the United States. Accumulation of pro- ...
  https://www.jove.com/author/Ethan++M._Anderson
*  Immunization with Heterologous Flaviviruses Protective Against Fatal West Nile Encephalitis - Volume 8, Number 3-March 2002 -...
... and Yellow fever virus [YFV] 17D vaccine) reduces the severity of subsequent West Nile virus (WNV) infection. Groups of adult ... response in the sequentially infected hamsters also illustrates the difficulty in making a serologic diagnosis of WNV infection ... Japanese encephalitis virus [JEV] SA14-2-8 vaccine, wild-type St. Louis encephalitis virus [SLEV], ... 1978;40:531-44.Isolation of a Singh's Aedes albopictus cell clone sensitive to dengue and chikungunya viruses. DOIPubMed ...
  https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/8/3/01-0238_article
*  La Crosse encephalitis - Wikipedia
"Possible Congenital Infection with La Crosse Encephalitis Virus - West Virginia, 2006-2007". MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality ... La Crosse Virus The La Crosse encephalitis virus is a type of arbovirus called a bunyavirus.[3] The Bunyavirales are mainly ... Epidemiology[edit]. La Crosse encephalitis was discovered in 1965, after the virus was isolated from stored brain and spinal ... La Crosse encephalitis is an encephalitis caused by an arbovirus (the La Crosse virus) which has a mosquito vector ( ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Crosse_virus
*  A Literature Review of Zika Virus - Volume 22, Number 7-July 2016 - Emerging Infectious Diseases journal - CDC
Although most Zika virus infections are characterized by subclinical or mild influenza-like illness, severe manifestations have ... Despite growing knowledge about this virus, questions remain regarding the virus's vectors and reservoirs, pathogenesis, ... and potential synergistic effects of co-infection with other circulating viruses. These questions highlight the need for ... Previously limited to sporadic cases in Africa and Asia, the emergence of Zika virus in Brazil in 2015 heralded rapid spread ...
  https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/22/7/15-1990_article
*  Human enteroviruses are not the cause of neurological impairments in children at the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital
No arbovirus was however detected. CONCLUSION: Non-polio enteroviruses and chikugunya virus were found not to be the etiologic ... agent responsible for the convulsion with neurologic morbidity observed in the Ghanaian children. Investigation for other viral ... Further screening by real-time RT-PCR identified the virus as normal Sabin and not vaccine-derive poliovirus. ... and serum samples were collected from participants at the Child Health Department of the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital for virus ...
  http://www.panafrican-med-journal.com/content/article/18/232/full/
*  Jornal Brasileiro de Patologia e Medicina Laboratorial - Diagnóstico clínico e laboratorial da febre pelo vírus da zika: uma...
... such as dengue and Chikungunya virus, mainly. Laboratory investigation is more important in cases of suspected ZIKV infection ... Figure 2 − Flowchart for laboratory testing to detect arbovirus in suspected cases of DENV, ZIKV and CHIKV. ZIKV: Zika virus; ... Ioos S, Mallet HP, Leparc Goffart I, Gaulthier V, Cardoso T, Herida M. Current Zika virus epidemiology and recent epidemics. ... The disease presents a benign nature, but can evolve with complications of great morbidity and mortality, such as GBS and fetal ...
  http://jbpml.org.br/detalhes/337/diagnostico-clinico-e-laboratorial-da-febre-pelo-virus-da-zika--uma-atualizacao
*  Epidemiology of the Zika Virus Outbreak in the Cabo Verde Islands, West Africa - PLOS Currents Outbreaks
Zika virus (ZIKV) was first reported in Uganda in 1947 but until recently human infections in Africa were considered rare and ... Zika Virus Spreads to New Areas - Region of the Americas, May 2015-January 2016. MMWR Morbidity and mortality weekly report. ... based on clinical reports in the Americas may have been obscured by the co-circulation of dengue and chikungunya viruses - ... This finding highlights the need for an integrated epidemiological, molecular and genomic arbovirus surveillance system in ...
  http://currents.plos.org/outbreaks/article/epidemiology-of-the-zika-virus-outbreak-in-the-cabo-verde-islands-west-africa/
*  Viral Encephalitis Medication: Antiviral Agents, Anticonvulsant Agents, Osmotic Diuretics
... considering the overwhelming number of individuals affected by the different human viral infections. Most commonly, clinically ... A fatal case of encephalitis associated with Chikungunya virus infection. Scand J Infect Dis. 2008. 40(11-12):995-6. [Medline] ... No specific treatment is available for the arbovirus encephalitides. The efficacy of ribavirin in other viral infections is ... The evolving epidemiology of viral encephalitis. Curr Opin Neurol. 2006 Aug. 19(4):350-7. [Medline]. ...
  https://reference.medscape.com/article/1166498-medication
*  Emerging, evolving, and established infectious diseases and interventions | Science
WHO recommendations for the viruses to be used in the 2012 Southern Hemisphere Influenza Vaccine: Epidemiology, antigenic and ... Another example is the arbovirus chikungunya, which is spreading explosively in the Americas, with 650,468 confirmed and ... The time of infection, the onset and end of infectiousness and its temporal variability, and contact patterns are seldom ... Theoretical epidemiologic and morbidity effects of routine varicella immunization of preschool children in the United States. ...
  http://science.sciencemag.org/content/345/6202/1292
*  Viral Encephalitis: Background, Pathophysiology, Etiology
... considering the overwhelming number of individuals affected by the different human viral infections. Most commonly, clinically ... Arbovirus encephalitides are zoonoses, with the virus surviving in infection cycles involving biting arthropods and various ... In a 2007 outbreak of Chikungunya virus infection in Italy, 1 elderly patient developed encephalitis and died. [19] This ... Epidemiology. United States statistics. Epidemiologic studies estimate the incidence of viral encephalitis at 3.5-7.4 per ...
  https://reference.medscape.com/article/1166498-overview
*  What Is Chikungunya
EPIDEMIOLOGY. Chikungunya virus is an alphavirus closely related to the O'nyong'nyong virus, the Ross River virus in Australia ... Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) is an arbovirus, of the genus, Alphavirus, that is transmitted to humans by virus-carrying Aedes ... In pregnant women, no untoward effects are noticed after the infection.. Ocular inflammation from Chikungunya may present as ... There have been recent outbreaks of CHIKV associated with severe morbidity. CHIKV causes an illness with symptoms similar to ...
  http://diaryofatraveler.weebly.com/my-stories/what-is-chikungunya
*  Threats of Zika virus transmission for Asia and its Hindu-Kush Himalayan region | Infectious Diseases of Poverty | Full Text
In an urban cycle, dengue virus (DENV) and chikungunya virus (CHIKV) are transmitted by Aedes aegypti and Ae. albopictus ... aegypti have extended to the Himalayan countries of Bhutan and Nepal and ZIKV could follow in the footsteps of these viruses in ... Asia has been a hotspot of dengue fever and chikungunya mainly due to its dense human population, unplanned urbanization and ... mosquitoes which are also competent vectors of Zika virus (ZIKV). Over the last decade, DENV and CHIKV transmissions by Ae. ...
  https://0-idpjournal-biomedcentral-com.brum.beds.ac.uk/articles/10.1186/s40249-018-0426-3
*  What makes an arbovirus tick?
a rash caused by chikungunya virus infection. Being viruses, antibiotics are not effective and no cures exist currently for any ... This worldwide morbidity and mortality is likely to change and in some areas, increase. Despite large arbovirus diversity, they ... Categories: arboviruses, emerging and zoonotic viruses, Uncategorized, virology 101 Tags: arbovirus, chikungunya, dengue, ... Those hosts that the virus grows well in and do not get sick, may act as reservoirs for the arbovirus allowing the virus to ...
  http://cvr.academicblogs.co.uk/what-makes-an-arbovirus-tick/
*  Impact of daily temperature fluctuations on dengue virus transmission by Aedes aegypti | PNAS
Infection rate of Aedes aegypti mosquitoes with dengue virus depends on the interaction between temperature and mosquito ... Three-way interactions between mosquito population, viral strain and temperature underlying chikungunya virus transmission ... and are a leading cause of morbidity (26). These RNA viruses in the genus Flavivirus are transmitted primarily by the mosquito ... The first experiment was carried out at the Wadsworth Center Arbovirus Laboratory, Slingerlands, NY, using Ae. aegypti nine ...
  http://www.pnas.org/content/108/18/7460
*  Arboviruses and the eye | International Journal of Retina and Vitreous | Full Text
Recently, dengue, chikungunya, and zika viruses have emerged as increasingly important arboviruses that can cause human disease ... are viruses that are transmitted through the bites of mosquitoes and ticks. There are numerous arboviruses throughout the world ... Chanana B, Azad RV, Nair S. Bilateral macular choroiditis following chikungunya virus infection. Eye (Lond). 2007;21(7):1020-1. ... An epidemic of virus disease in Southern Province, Tanganyika Territory, in 1952-53. II. General description and epidemiology. ...
  https://journalretinavitreous.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s40942-016-0057-4