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ALLMedicine™ Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome Center

Research & Reviews  136 results

Clinical and genomic characterisation of a fatal Puumala orthohantavirus case with low ...
Infectious Diseases (London, England); Tuiskunen Bäck A, Rasmuson J et. al.

Jun 18th, 2022 - Orthohantaviruses are rodent-borne emerging viruses that cause haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome (HFRS) in Eurasia and hantavirus pulmonary syndrome in America. Transmission between humans have been reported and the case-fatality rate ranges ...

Viral Pneumonias.
Radiologic Clinics of North America; Febbo J, Revels J et. al.

May 10th, 2022 - Viral pneumonia is usually community acquired and caused by influenza, parainfluenza, respiratory syncytial virus, human metapneumovirus, and adenovirus. Many of these infections are airway centric and chest imaging demonstrates bronchiolitis and ...

Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome in a COVID-19 Patient, Argentina, 2020.
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Coelho RM, Periolo N et. al.

Feb 25th, 2022 - We describe a patient in Argentina with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 infection and hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS). Although both coronavirus disease and HPS can be fatal when not diagnosed and treated promptly, HPS is much ...

A Historical Perspective of Healthcare Disparity and Infectious Disease in the Native A...
The American Journal of the Medical Sciences; Ehrenpreis JE, Ehrenpreis ED

Jan 28th, 2022 - The incidence and severity of COVID-19 infections have been disproportionately high in Native American populations. Native Americans are a high-risk group for COVID-19 because of a variety of healthcare disparities. Historically, these populations...

Global Comprehensive Outlook of Hantavirus Contagion on Humans: A Review.
Infectious Disorders Drug Targets; Ashique S, Sandhu NK et. al.

Jan 7th, 2022 - Hantaviruses are rodent viruses that have been identified as etiologic agents of 2 diseases in humans: Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome (HFRS) and Nephropathiaepidemica (NE) in the Old World and Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS) in the New ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Andes Virus DNA Vaccine for the Prevention of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome Using the PharmaJet Stratis(R) Needle-Free Injection Delivery Device

Oct 14th, 2021 - This is a Phase 1, randomized, placebo controlled, double-blind, dose escalation trial of 48 males and non-pregnant females, 18-49 years old, inclusive, who are in good health and meet all eligibility criteria. This trial is designed to assess the...

A Collaborative Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Trial of Intravenous Ribavirin As a Treatment for Presumed Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome

Aug 27th, 2010 - Patients are randomized to receive either ribavirin or a placebo for 7 days. At the completion of therapy, patients will be seen on follow-up visits on days 14, 28, and 84.

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News  14 results


Photograph of deer mouse, Peromyscus maniculatus, the major carrier of Sin Nombre virus, which is one of the hantaviruses that causes hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) in humans.

Outbreak of hantavirus infections kills three in Washington state

Jul 7th, 2017 - (Reuters) - Five people have been stricken with the rare, rodent-borne hantavirus illness in Washington state since February, three of whom have died, in the state’s worst outbreak of the disease in at least 18 years, public health officials repor...

Yosemite extends hantavirus warning; 9th infection confirmed

Sep 13th, 2012 - SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Yosemite National Park expanded a warning about the deadly hantavirus to 230,000 more recent visitors and confirmed on Thursday that a ninth person had contracted the virus, which has already killed three people. In this ...

Yosemite extends hantavirus warning; death toll rises

Sep 7th, 2012 - SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Yosemite National Park doubled the scope of its hantavirus warning on Thursday to some 22,000 visitors who may have been exposed to the deadly mouse-borne disease as the number of confirmed cases grew to eight and a third...

Yosemite extends hantavirus warning; death toll rises

Sep 6th, 2012 - SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Yosemite National Park broadened the scope of its health alert on the deadly mouse-borne hantavirus on Thursday as the death toll rose to three, warning roughly 12,000 additional visitors to a more remote area of the park...

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Patient Education  2 results see all →