Difference between revisions of "Hantavirus"

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'''Hantavirus''' is carried by [[Wikipedia:Peromyscus|deer mice]], a mouse similar to a house mouse but with red fur. Infection result from breathing dust from mouse droppings. Cleaning up mouse droppings with a vacuum cleaner or a broom is dangerous. If necessary, rags wetted with a Clorox solution should be used.
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'''Hantavirus''' is carried by [[Wikipedia:Peromyscus|deer mice]], a mouse similar to a house mouse but with red fur. Infection results from breathing dust from mouse droppings. Cleaning up mouse droppings with a vacuum cleaner or a broom is dangerous. If necessary, rags wetted with a Clorox solution should be used.
  
The disease [[Wikipedia;Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome]] causes your lungs to fill with fluid.
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The disease [[Wikipedia:Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome]] causes your lungs to fill with fluid. Prompt supportive treatment in a hospital setting is necessary.
  
 
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Latest revision as of 03:50, 26 July 2017

Hantavirus is carried by deer mice, a mouse similar to a house mouse but with red fur. Infection results from breathing dust from mouse droppings. Cleaning up mouse droppings with a vacuum cleaner or a broom is dangerous. If necessary, rags wetted with a Clorox solution should be used.

The disease Wikipedia:Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome causes your lungs to fill with fluid. Prompt supportive treatment in a hospital setting is necessary.