yellow fever

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Infectious Diseases and the World Cup
Jun 16, 2014 | Alexandra Thomsen

Over 600,000 people are expected to be traveling from around the world to attend the 2014 FIFA World Cup, which began on June 12 in Brazil and will...

Yellow Fever Outbreak in Sudan
Oct 31, 2012 | Anna Tomasulo

The mystery fever affecting Darfur has been identified as yellow fever, according to the WHO. Yellow fever is an arbovirus (an acronym for arthropod...

Yellow Fever Outbreaks in Cameroon and Ghana Prompt Vaccination Campaigns
Feb 9, 2012 | Katharina Schwan

Northern Cameroon reported 23 cases of yellow fever in six districts since October. Seven patients have passed away. In an effort to curb the spread...