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Disease Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome

Name Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome
Synonyms Epidemic Hemorrhagic Fever | Epidemic Hemorrhagic Fevers | Hemorrhagic Fever, Epidemic | Hemorrhagic Fever, Korean | Hemorrhagic Fevers, Epidemic | Hemorrhagic Nephroso-Nephritides | Hemorrhagic Nephroso Nephritis | Hemorrhagic Nephroso-Nephritis | HFRS | Korean Hemorrhagic Fever | Nephropathia Epidemica | Nephroso-Nephritides, Hemorrhagic | Nephroso-Nephritis, Hemorrhagic
Definition An acute febrile disease occurring predominately in Asia. It is characterized by fever, prostration, vomiting, hemorrhagic phenonema, shock, and renal failure. It is caused by any one of several closely related species of the genus Hantavirus. The most severe form is caused by HANTAAN VIRUS whose natural host is the rodent Apodemus agrarius. Milder forms are caused by SEOUL VIRUS and transmitted by the rodents Rattus rattus and R. norvegicus, and the PUUMALA VIRUS with transmission by Clethrionomys galreolus.
Categories Viral disease
MeSH® ID D006480
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1. DiseasesVirus Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references RNA Virus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bunyaviridae Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Hantavirus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesVirus Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references RNA Virus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hemorrhagic Fevers, Viral Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Hantavirosis