Bunyavirus

Below you will find more information about Bunyavirus from Medigest. If you believe that you are suffering from any of the symptoms of Bunyavirus it is important that you obtain an accurate diagnosis from a medical professional to ensure that you obtain the correct medication or treatment for your condition. There are medical conditions that carry similar symptoms associated with Bunyavirus and therefore the information provided by Medigest is offered as a guideline only and should never be used in preference to seeking professional medical advice. The information relating to Bunyavirus comes from a third party source and Medigest will not be held liable for any inaccuracies relating to the information shown.

Definition

Bunyavirus is a type of virus which causes infection that results damage to the various organs of the person due to a viral infection carried by the Bunyaviridae which may be passed by mosquito bites.

Diagnosis

Diagnosis includes undergoing CBC, red cell fragility tests, urinalysis, chemistry panel, VDRL Tests, chest x-ray and Ct Scan.

Treatment

Treatment includes administration of medicine for fever and antibiotic and antimicrobial therapy for any infections.

Symptoms and Signs

Symptoms includes high fever, rapid pulse, facial flushing, furry tongue, kidney malfunction, headache, irritability, reduced urine, proteinurea, liver inflammation, jaundice, yellowish eyes and skin, vomiting of blood, slow heartbeat, difficulty in breathing, weakness, kidney inflammation, muscle pain, mucous membrane bleeding, tiredness, confusion, delirium, gastrointestinal bleeding and inflammation and chest pain.

Causes

Bunyavirus Infection is said to cause by a a viral infection which are passed by mosquito bites.

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