Ebola Virus Disease (formerly known as Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever or Ebola HF) is one of many known viral hemorrhagic fevers. It [...]
General Facts on Yellow Fever
Yellow fever is an acute viral hemorrhagic disease transmitted by infected mosquitoes. The “yellow” in the name refers to the jaundice that affects some patients. Yellow fever virus is found in tropical and subtropical areas in South America and Africa. The disease is caused by the yellow fever virus and is spread by the bite of the female mosquito.