hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome

(redirected from haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome)

hem·or·rhag·ic fe·ver with re·nal syn·drome

a form of disorder caused by the Hantaan virus.
An Eastern Asia infection caused by Hantavirus, a Bunyavirus isolated in the Hantaan River, acquired via aerosolized rodent feces and urine—Rattus rattus, Apodemus agrarius, Clethrionomys glariolus, Microtus spp; 100,000 cases/year in China, and may be increased
Prognosis Mortality rate is determined by the vector itself, Apodemus-associated infections—3–7% mortality is worse than nephropathia epidemica, which has a vole—Clethrionomys vector

hem·or·rhag·ic fe·ver with re·nal syn·drome

(hem'ŏr-aj'ik fē'vĕr rē'năl sin'drōm)
A condition caused by a Hantavirus, which is transmitted to humans by contact with or inhalation of contaminated rodent body fluids.
Compare: epidemic hemorrhagic fever
Synonym(s): haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome.

hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome

An arthropod-borne viral disease caused by the Hantavirus or related viruses.
See: hantavirus pulmonary syndrome
References in periodicals archive ?
First human case of haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome in the Central African Republic.
Climatic, reservoir and occupational variables and the transmission of haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome in China.
Preliminary trials of inactivated vaccine against haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome.
Immunization effect of purified bivalent vaccine to haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome manufactured from primary cultured hamster kidney cells.
Situation of hantavirus infections and haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome in European countries as of December 2006.
Genetic identification of a new Puumala virus strain causing severe haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome in Germany.
Laboratory rat associated outbreak of haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome due to Hantaan-like virus in Belgium.
Adaptation to laboratory and wild animals of the haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome virus present in the foci of European U.
Antibody to Korean haemorrhagic fever virus in man in parts of the world where haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome is not known.
Epidemiology and pathogenesis of haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome.
Isolation of haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome virus from Suncus murinus, an insectivore.
Molecular and antigenic characterization of HV114, a hantavirus isolated from a patient with haemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome in China.