Tahyna Fever

Viral Diseases

Animals Involved

Hares, rabbits, rodents, hedgehogs, and other mammals

Known Distributions

Europe, Asia, Africa

Probable Means of Spreading

Mosquito bites (culicine and anopheles)

Clinical Manifestations in People

Influenza­like illness, sometimes including GI signs; arthritis or respiratory signs, including bronchopneumonia in some; meningitis possible; most often in children; does not appear to cause fatal disease

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