Encyclopedia of Parasitology

2016 Edition
| Editors: Heinz Mehlhorn

Oropouche Virus

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-43978-4_2252

This Bunya-virus is transmitted to humans by midges (Culicoides paraensis in Amazonia leading to a widely spread infection with high fever).

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