Menangle Virus Infection

Viral Diseases

Animals Involved

Fruit bats are normal reservoir host; pigs can also be reservoir

Known Distributions

Australia

Probable Means of Spreading

Close direct contact with tissues, amniotic fluid or blood of pigs reported in human cases

Clinical Manifestations in People

Severe illness with fever, severe headache, myalgia, lymphadenopathy, drenching sweats, macular rash

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