What's the causative agent for yellow fever?

Yellow Fever. Yellow fever is caused by an arbovirus (flavivirus genus). Aedes and Haemogogus mosquitoes are the primary vectors.
Yellow fever . Yellow fever infection is caused by a virus which is transmitted through bite of infected mosquitoes. .

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Can you get yellow fever while on a cruise?

Where is the cruise? Tropics? Inland water way? Yellow fever is found in some areas of South America & sub Saharan Africa. It is a virus transmitted by mosquito bites. Read more...

Where I can get inoculated for yellow fever?

Travel clinic. You can go to your local health department clinic for travel immunizations or search the internet for local travel medicine doctors/clinics in your area. They should be able to get that for you as well as the certificate you need for immigration/customs. Read more...

Is yellow fever genetically related disease?

Infection. Yellow fever is an infection transmitted by mosquitoes and is not common in the US. Read more...
Yellow fever . Yellow fever is an infection caused by a virus . Virus is transmitted to people by the bite of infected mosquitoes. Illness can range from self limited fever to severe liver disease with bleeding. . Read more...

Does anyone know where I can get vaccinated for yellow fever?

Travel med clinic. Either your local health department will provide this or know where it is available, or if there is a travel medicine physician in your area they will have this. Or you could join the military. Read more...

Do doctors think it's essential I have a yellow fever injection?

That depends. Some countries require an international certificate of vaccine or prophylaxis for yellow fever before they will allow you entry. They could vaccinate you as you enter the country or detain you to check for infection. You can check www.Gov/travel to find out yellow fever vaccination requirements for the countries you plant to travel. Read more...

Hi, Does yellow fever actually makes you turn yellow, like a banana?

Jaundice. from liver inflammation will cause a yellow discolation due to bile products in the blood stream and liver disease. Read more...
Yellow fever . Yellow fever can affect liver and that can present as yellow discolouration of body ( jaundice ) . . Read more...