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What are the risk factors for catching west nile encephalitis?
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In brief: Mosquito bite
West nile occurs in epidemics, usually during summer, and seems to afflict humans and horses most often.
Carried by mosquitoes and these bites infect the victim.

In brief: Mosquito bite
West nile occurs in epidemics, usually during summer, and seems to afflict humans and horses most often.
Carried by mosquitoes and these bites infect the victim.
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Dr. Bennett Machanic
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Dr. Willam Lau
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
In brief: Mosquito bites
One needs to be in an endemic area and bitten by an infected mosquito.

In brief: Mosquito bites
One needs to be in an endemic area and bitten by an infected mosquito.
Dr. Willam Lau
Dr. Willam Lau
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