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RNA virus infections

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Department of Health | Zika Virus

This page provides information regarding Zika virus.

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Zika virus infection - including symptoms, treatment and prevention :: SA Health

Zika virus infection - is a virus spread by mosquito bites with most infected people not displaying any symptoms

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Pregnant women warned about Zika virus

Pregnant women are being advised not to travel to certain countries after reports of an outbreak of the Zika virus.

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Rubella (German measles) infection information | myVMC

Rubella is a vaccine-preventable, contagious viral infection. It is usually mild, but infection during pregnancy can kill or damage the foetus.

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Zika virus

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Norovirus infection - including symptoms, treatment and prevention :: SA Health

Norovirus infection or viral gastroenteritis is very contagious - often begins suddenly with severe symptoms and usually lasts one or two days

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Microcephaly

Microcephaly is a rare condition associated with mild to severe developmental delays and disability. Read how it can affect pregnancy and its link to zika virus

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Ross River virus - myDr.com.au

Ross River virus infection is spread by the bites of infected female mosquitoes. Most sufferers will have a sudden onset of flu-like symptoms that often include painful joints.

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Ross River virus Arthritis Australia

Ross River virus and Barmah Forest virus are infections that are spread to humans through mosquito bites

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Hendra Virus Infection

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