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arbovirus

[′är·bə‚vī·rəs]
(virology)
Small, arthropod-borne animal viruses that are unstable at room temperature and inactivated by sodium deoxycholate; cause several types of encephalitis. Also known as arthropod-borne virus.
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Changing patterns of chikungunya virus: re-emergence of a zoonotic arbovirus. J Gen Virol.
Educational and preventive measures against this arbovirus are urgent, not only in the work environment, but for society as a whole, since adequate control of this and other arboviruses is still far from achieving.
Using arbovirus isolation and mosquito species data from TDSHS and the local National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) weather station, the Brownsville Public Health Department surveillance teams gained a better understanding of local vector ecology.
Kurucz et al., "Arboviral diseases and malaria in Australia, 2011-12: annual report of the National Arbovirus and Malaria Advisory Committee," Communicable Diseases Intelligence Quarterly Report, vol.
Detection of 2 potentially serious arbovirus threats on a military base in southern Turkey could raise concerns for similar disease threats in neighboring countries.
PRNTs performed at the CDC Arbovirus Diagnostic Laboratory confirmed a recent, unspecified flavivirus infection.
El cuadro epidemiologico diferencial incluye enfermedades exantematicas virales o no que cursen con fiebre, enterovirus y otros arbovirus propios de cada region (1, 3, 6).
Arbovirus infections in Sarawak, October 1968-February 1970 Tembusu and Sindbis virus isolations from mosquitoes.
Os arbovirus tem uma distribuicao geografica bastante ampla abrangendo todos os continentes, tanto nas regioes temperadas como nas tropicais com predominancia nestas ultimas, certamente por oferecerem condicoes ecologicas mais favoraveis.
Major Finding: Between 2005 and 2010, 1,697 laboratory-positive cases of dengue infection were reported to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's arbovirus surveillance system (ArboNET) and/or to the CDC dengue branch, for an annual average of 285 cases.
Arbovirus. Viruses that are transmitted by arthropod bites and therefore fall under the generic name of arboviruses (arthropod-borne viruses).