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Yellow fever is a relative of the dengue and Zika viruses, but is far deadlier.
It’s carried by mosquitoes — both the Aedes aegypti mosquitoes that spread dengue and Zika — and also by jungle-dwelling Haemagogus mosquitoes.
The virus can be spread by the same mosquito that transmits other tropical diseases, including Zika and dengue.
This program targets Aedes aegypti mosquitoes, which spread Zika, dengue, yellow fever and other viruses.
Stagnant water, mosquitoes, a history of dengue, of chikungunya, of Zika.
The idea was to use them to control a mosquito species that carries deadly tropical diseases – yellow fever, dengue, chikungunya, Zika.
However, the study warned that letopsirosis was under reported or misdiagnosed as dengue.
In 2009 and 2010, a battle with dengue underscored the need for new solutions.
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Origin and Etymology of dengue
First Known Use: 1828See Words from the same year
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