Marburg hemorrhagic fever


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Related to Marburg hemorrhagic fever: viral hemorrhagic fever, African hemorrhagic fever
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Noun1.Marburg hemorrhagic fever - a viral disease of green monkeys caused by the Marburg virusMarburg hemorrhagic fever - a viral disease of green monkeys caused by the Marburg virus; when transmitted to humans it causes serious or fatal illness
haemorrhagic fever, hemorrhagic fever, VHF, viral haemorrhagic fever, viral hemorrhagic fever - a group of illnesses caused by a viral infection (usually restricted to a specific geographic area); fever and gastrointestinal symptoms are followed by capillary hemorrhage
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Chronology of Marburg hemorrhagic fever outbreaks; known cases and outbreaks of Marburg hemorrhagic fever, in chronological order [cited 2014 Oct 29].
Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever - Pipeline Review, H1 2015
Pathogenesis of Marburg hemorrhagic fever in cynomolgus macaques.
Two recent animal studies have indicated promise for vaccines that protect against Ebola virus and Marburg hemorrhagic fever.
Marburg hemorrhagic fever (MHF) is a rare, viral hemorrhagic fever (VHF); the causative agent is an RNA virus in the family Filoviridae, and growing evidence demonstrates that fruit bats are the natural reservoir of Marburg virus (MARV) (1,2).
Risk and crisis communication should be an integral part of governments' planning and preparation for everything from bioterrorism to Marburg hemorrhagic fever.
II-4 Biological Agents/Diseases with Potential for Biological Warfare II-4 Properties of Biological Agents with Potential for Use as Weapons of Mass Destruction II-5 Anthrax II-6 The Anthrax History II-6 Types of Anthrax II-7 Inhalational AnthraxII-7 Cutaneous Anthrax II-7 Gastrointestinal Anthrax II-7 The Anthrax Symptoms, Treatment, and Vaccination II-7 Smallpox II-8 The Smallpox History II-8 Plague II-9 The Plague History II-9 Types of Plague II-9 Bubonic Plague II-9 Pneumonic Plague II-10 Botulism II-10 Tularemia II-11 The Tularemia HistoryII-12 Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers II-12 Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever II-12 Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever II-13 Lassa Hemorrhagic Fever II-13 Q Fever II-14 Brucellosis II-15 Ricin II-16 Others II-16
International Scientific and Technical Committee for Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever Control in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Marburg hemorrhagic fever is a rare, severe type of hemorrhagic fever that affects both humans and nonhuman primates.
It also reviews key players involved in the therapeutic development for Marburg Hemorrhagic Fever and special features on late-stage and discontinued projects.
To the Editor: Marburg virus (MARV) and Ravn virus (RAVV), collectively called marburgviruses, cause Marburg hemorrhagic fever (MHF) in humans.
Exposure to imported animals and subsequent person-to-person spread caused a cluster of Marburg hemorrhagic fever cases in several European cities in 1967 (13).