Sunday, June 14, 2009

West Nile virus (WNV)

For the record, West Nile virus (WNV) can cause severe, potentially fatal neurological illnesses, which include encephalitis, meningitis, Guillain Barre syndrome, and anterior myelitis. WNV season: May through October. A person with WNV-associated acute flaccid paralysis may present with or without fever or mental status changes.

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