Viral Hemorrhagic Fever (VHF) diseases are viral infections that cause high fever and profuse bleeding. Examples are drug-resistant tuberculosis, Dengue Fever, Ebola, Marburg, Lassa and Yellow fever. These viruses are spread in several ways. To get help on the spread, known causes (if any) or prevention, then please look at the links and subcategories.
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CDC Special Pathogens Branch: Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers
Fact sheets and resources concerning the diseases.
MedlinePlus: Hemorrhagic Fevers
Directory of factsheets, articles, and news stories.
Patient UK: Lassa Fever, Marburg and Ebola Virus
Provides information on these viral hemorrhagic fevers, their pathogenesis, epidemiology, risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis and management.
CDC: Management of Patients With Suspected Viral Hemorrhagic Fever
Treatment recommendations for patients infected with Lassa, Ebola, Marburg, and Crimean-Congo viruses, and ways to prevent contagion. (February 26, 1998)
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