Guaroa virus

Gu·a·ro·a vi·rus

a virus of the Bunyamwera group of the genus Bunyavirus, and an agent of bunyavirus encephalitis.

Guaroa virus

A species of Orthobunyavirus isolated from 12 febrile patients in Colombia and the Brazilian Amazon, and from anophiline mosquitos in various regions in South America.

Clinical findings
Headache, myalgia, arthralgia, prostration and leukopenia.
References in periodicals archive ?
* Spatiotemporal Analysis of Guaroa Virus Diversity, Evolution, and Spread in South America
Estao incluidos patogenos virais de significante importancia humana e veterinaria, tais como, Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus (CCHFV), Rift Valley fever virus (RVFV), Akabane virus (AKAV), Nairobi sheep disease virus (NSDV), Aino virus (AINV) e Peaton virus (PEAV) (4), assim como virus ja isolados na Amazonia Brasileira como: Guaroa virus (GROV), Maguari virus (MAGV), Tacaiuma virus (TCMV), Guama virus (GMAV), Caraparu virus (CARV), Oropouche virus (OROV), Catu virus (CATUV), Icoaraci virus (ICOV) e Belem virus (BLMV), entre outros (2).
Guaroa virus infection among humans in Bolivia and Peru.
Guaroa virus (GROV; family Bunyaviridae, genus Orthobunyavirus) infection in humans frequently results in febrile illness, and limited serologic surveillance indicates that the virus infects a substantial portion of the rural population in tropical regions of Central and South America (Figure 1, panel A) (1,2).
Samples were also tested by ELISA for the following arboviruses: West Nile virus, dengue virus, Oropouche virus, Guaroa virus, Rocio virus, St.