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what is the definition or description of: hemorrhagic fever?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
VHF: Viral Hemorrhagic Fever: Viral dz’s ( Argentine Hemorrhagic Fever, Dengue,Lymphocytic choriomeningitis (LCM) Lassa fever,Tick borne encephalitis. hantavirus pulmonary syndrome, Rift Valley Fever, Ebola) often transmitted by insects or rodents with rapid onset fever, pain, bleeding of internal organs, & shock
Answered on Jul 23, 2020

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