Alkhurma hemorrhagic fever


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Alkhurma hemorrhagic fever

Abbreviation: AHFV
A tick-borne hemorrhagic fever caused by a flavivirus, first identified on the Arabian peninsula.
See also: fever
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9 * AHFV, Alkhurma hemorrhagic fever virus; CCHF, Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever; DENV, dengue virus; RVFV, Rift Valley fever virus.
Alkhurma hemorrhagic fever virus is an emerging tick-borne flavivirus.
4% identical to that of Alkhurma hemorrhagic fever (AFH) virus (1176 strain), and only 57.