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What is the definition of Kyasanur Forest Disease?
Kyasanura forest disease (KFD), caused by the KFD virus, is an arbovirus characterized by an initial fever, headache and myalgia that can progress to a hemorrhagic disease and that in some cases is followed by a second phase characterized by neurological manifestations.
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What are the alternative names for Kyasanur Forest Disease?
  • Kyasanur Forest disease
  • KFD
  • KFD virus
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Somov Institute Of Epidemiology And Microbiology

Vladivostok, PRI, RU 

Galina Leonova is in Vladivostok, Russian Federation. Leonova is rated as an Elite expert by MediFind in the treatment of Kyasanur Forest Disease. She is also highly rated in 6 other conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Omsk Hemorrhagic Fever, Kyasanur Forest Disease, Encephalitis, and Viral Hemorrhagic Fever.

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Institute Of Parasitology

Department Of Experimental Biology, Masaryk University 
Brno, JM, CZ 62500

Daniel Ruzek is in Brno, Czech Republic. Ruzek is rated as an Elite expert by MediFind in the treatment of Kyasanur Forest Disease. He is also highly rated in 8 other conditions, according to our data. His top areas of expertise are Omsk Hemorrhagic Fever, Kyasanur Forest Disease, Encephalitis, and Viral Hemorrhagic Fever.

 
 
 
 
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ICMR National Institute Of Virology

Pune, MH, IN 

Pragya Yadav is in Pune, India. Yadav is rated as an Elite expert by MediFind in the treatment of Kyasanur Forest Disease. She is also highly rated in 19 other conditions, according to our data. Her top areas of expertise are Kyasanur Forest Disease, Viral Hemorrhagic Fever, Omsk Hemorrhagic Fever, and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome SARS.

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Published Date: May 02, 2022
Published By: Genetic and Rare Diseases Informnation Center

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