valley fever

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valley fever

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Noun1.valley fever - an infection of the lungs and skin characterized by excessive sputum and nodules
fungal infection, mycosis - an inflammatory condition caused by a fungus
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val·ley fever

n. fiebre del valle. V.: coccidioidomycosis.
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According to Eastern Province officials, the decision was taken for the security of cattle and containing the spread of Rift Valley Fever (RVF) among cows.
"The United States of America and Kenya are conducting research on pathogens that threaten both human beings and livestock, including Ebola, Anthrax and Rift Valley fever, with a view to coming up with a lasting solution to the problem," he said.
The Asian tiger mosquito--carrier of such diseases as dengue, yellow fever, Rift Valley fever, Chikungunya, and Zika--appears to have vanished from Palmyra.
of Benicia, Calif., after two of its employees contracted Valley Fever.
posadosii, cause valley fever. Valley fever has been monitored for the last several decades but recently this disease has become a "silent epidemic." In the Southwestern U.S., its annual incidence has increased rapidly from 6 cases per 100,000 people in 1995 to a peak of 42 per 100,000 people in 2011, a more than 6-fold increase (Figure 2) (CDC, 2012; Sondermeyer, Lee, Gilliss, Tabnak, & Vugia, 2013).
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Rift Valley fever (RVF) epidemics occur at irregular intervals in Africa, on the Arabian Peninsula, in Madagascar, and on other Indian Ocean islands (1).
2005 -- Kuwait launches campaign against Rift Valley Fever. 2008 -- Minister of Finance Mustafa Al-Shimali announces that Umm Al-Maradim Island a customs office implementing laws and regulations.
The farm also should not have been diagnosed to have Rift Valley fever during the past 12 months prior to shipment.
29, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- Greater nationwide awareness of the fungal infection Valley fever (coccidioidomycosis) is needed, according to a report published in the August issue of the U.S.

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