Marburg hemorrhagic fever


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Related to Marburg hemorrhagic fever: viral hemorrhagic fever, African hemorrhagic fever
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Synonyms for Marburg hemorrhagic fever

a viral disease of green monkeys caused by the Marburg virus

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Confirmed cases of Ebola and Marburg hemorrhagic fever have been reported in about six African nations, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, with fatality rates of 80 percent to 90 percent.
Response to imported case of Marburg hemorrhagic fever, the Netherlands.
Marburg hemorrhagic fever (MHF) is a severe illness caused by Marburg virus, a member of the Filoviridae family.
Marburg hemorrhagic fever (MHF) is a rare disease caused by the Marburg filovirus; it occurs in central, east, and southern Africa.
Marburg hemorrhagic fever associated with multiple genetic lineages of virus.
An outbreak of Marburg hemorrhagic fever in Durba in northeastern DRC from October 1998 through September 2000 was the first large outbreak in rural areas under natural conditions (154 cases, CFR 83%).
Risk factors for Marburg hemorrhagic fever, Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Past experience with emerging diseases in travelers (Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever, Lassa fever, Marburg hemorrhagic fever) or with autochthonous spread of imported diseases (chikungunya, West Nile virus disease, malaria) indicates a consistent delay in the diagnosis of first or sporadic cases, leading to inappropriate or untimely treatment of some of the patients.
Instructions for contacts of a person with Marburg hemorrhagic fever, by risk contact group, the Netherlands, 2008 * Characteristic Instruction You have been assigned to You have shared the household (or the the high-risk category ward) with the patient.
Exposure to imported animals and subsequent person-to-person spread caused a cluster of Marburg hemorrhagic fever cases in several European cities in 1967 (13).
To the Editor: Marburg virus (MARV) and Ravn virus (RAVV), collectively called marburgviruses, cause Marburg hemorrhagic fever (MHF) in humans.