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Am I more likely to contract west nile virus in developed or under developed countries?

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Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics
4 doctors agree

In brief: Anywhere

Wnv has caused human infection in africa, europe, the middle east, west and central asia, oceania, and most recently, north america.
[1] [2] it first appeared in the western hemisphere as an outbreak of encephalitis in new york city in 1999. Between 1999 and 2004, the disease spread across the us, into canada, and to the caribbean islands and latin america.

In brief: Anywhere

Wnv has caused human infection in africa, europe, the middle east, west and central asia, oceania, and most recently, north america.
[1] [2] it first appeared in the western hemisphere as an outbreak of encephalitis in new york city in 1999. Between 1999 and 2004, the disease spread across the us, into canada, and to the caribbean islands and latin america.
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
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Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Internal Medicine

In brief: West Nile virus

West nile virus is one of the most widely distributed viral disease all over the world.
Mosquito is the main culprit.

In brief: West Nile virus

West nile virus is one of the most widely distributed viral disease all over the world.
Mosquito is the main culprit.
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
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