Nile virus disease. (El virus del Nilo)
CDC: West Nile Virus - Describes the entomology, and gives details of the NYC area outbreak, as well as providing background information on surveillance, control, and prevention.
Annals of Internal Medicine: West Nile Virus: A Primer for the Clinician - Provides doctors with information on the diagnosis, reporting, and management of patients with suspected West Nile virus infection.
Are Crows the New Plague Carriers? - Discussed the connection between the West Nile virus and large-scale deaths of crows. Concludes that horses and migratory birds are the main vectors for spread of the disease.
CBC News - West Nile Virus - Discussion of the spread of the disease in Canada. Includes information on patients, blood screening, tests, and prevention, as well as provincial statistics and media clips.
California West Nile Virus Surveillance Information Center - Information on the disease and prevention of the disease in the state.
Determining Impacts of West Nile Virus on Crows and Other Birds - The National Audubon Society provides a report on the disease and its effects on birds. [PDF]
FDA: Response to the Emerging Threat of Transmission of West Nile Virus through Blood and Tissue - Outlines the threat posed by the virus being in blood products and considers what action should be taken.
First Nations and West Nile Virus - Programs to combat and monitor the disease among the First Nations of Canada.
Kids and the West Nile Virus - Risk and symptoms of the disease in children.
Kidshealth: West Nile Virus - Factsheets with cause, symptoms, and prevention.
MayoClinic.com - West Nile Virus - Features signs and symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.
MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia: West Nile Virus - Includes cause, risk factors, prognosis, diagnosis, complications, tests, and prevention.
MedlinePlus: West Nile Virus - Features news stories and links.
Michigan West Nile Virus - Reports on West Nile Virus, press releases, educational resources, and test specimen collection contact information.
NHS Choices: West Nile Virus - Provides details of symptoms, diagnosis and treatment and how to reduce the risk of catching the viral disease.
National Biological Information Infrastructure : West Nile Virus - Provides data, information, and maps related to outbreaks of the West Nile virus and mosquito-borne encephalitis in the United States.
National Pesticide Information Center: West Nile Virus - Features disease information, links, statistics, and maps.
Postgraduate Medicine: West Nile Virus Infection - Medical and scientific article on the virus and disease.
State and Local Government Sites - West Nile Virus - Links to official sites, including how to report dead birds.
TheHorse.com: West Nile Virus - Information and articles about the disease and its effects on horses and humans.
Topix - West Nile Virus News - News about the disease collected from diverse sources.
US Department of Agriculture: West Nile Virus - Information on the current status of this disease and its prevention and control in horses, poultry, and other livestock.
West Nile Fever: A Medical Detective Story - The story behind the discovery and identification of West Nile Virus during its initial 1999 outbreak in NYC.
West Nile Virus - Fact sheets and advisories from the US Geological Survey as well as link to additional information.
West Nile Virus - Policies, research, fact sheets, and other West Nile Virus information from the Department Of Defense Deployment Health Clinical Center.
West Nile Virus - National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases fact sheet on research being undertaken.
West Nile Virus - DEFRA factsheet providing information on the history and spread of this disease, the animals it affects, human health risks, prevention and surveillance.
West Nile Virus - Vads Corner - Features links to information about the disease, with the focus on news links.
West Nile Virus Guidelines for Horse Owners - Article describing transmission and symptoms of West Nile Virus in horses and providing recommendations for controlling mosquitoes and managing horses to avoid infection.
West Nile Virus Maps - Provides a map of the United States showing the incidence of the disease in humans.
West Nile Virus in British Columbia - Features surveillance data, frequently asked questions, press releases and publications.
West Nile Virus in Kansas - Offers information on the status of West Nile Virus in Kansas and provides links to additional sites for information on West Nile virus in North America.
West Virginia: West Nile Virus - Brochures and information about the disease in the state.
Wisconsin: West Nile Virus - Includes news releases, state statistics, surveillance, and brochures.
Wyoming West Nile Virus Information - Includes news releases, surveillance information in the state, forms, and fact sheet.
eMedicine - West Nile Encephalitis - Infectious disease expert reviews clinical and laboratory data associated with the West Nile virus infection. Includes guidelines on diagnosis, encephalitis and meningitis treatment, and patient care.
eMedicinehealth - West Nile Virus - Dr. David Donson offers a report on the symptoms of West Nile virus infection such as flulike fever, encephalitis, and meningitis. Includes information on emergency care and mosquito bite prevention tips.
CDC - West Nile Virus in Mexico: Evidence of Widespread Circulation since July 2002 - Article on the disease's spread in Mexico. (December 01, 2003)
New Scientist: Traces of West Nile virus found in UK birds - First reported confirmation of antibodies to the disease in UK birds. (July 23, 2003)
Vitritis and Chorioretinitis in a Patient With West Nile Virus Infection - Abstract of Archives of Ophthalmology article about a patient presenting with floaters and other eye problems. (February 01, 2003)
BBC News: Killer virus 'may have reached UK' - News article on the disease. (October 28, 2002)
Inside Illinois: UI lab confirms first cases of West Nile in canines, squirrels - News report of the confirmation of fatal cases of the disease in squirrels, a wolf, and a dog. (September 19, 2002)
USA Today: 21 West Nile deaths reported in Illinois in worst outbreak in the country - News article about the human cases of the disease in the Chicago area, plus links to other stories concerning the disease. (September 18, 2002)
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