West Nile Virus Articles A-Z
West Nile Virus Symptoms - West Nile Virus Treatment
This page contains links to eMedTV West Nile Virus Articles containing information on subjects from West Nile Virus Symptoms to West Nile Virus Treatment. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
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- West Nile Virus Symptoms
A few symptoms of West Nile virus include fever, vomiting, swollen lymph glands, and a skin rash. This eMedTV Web page lists the mild and severe symptoms of this type of infection and explains that 80 percent of infected people have no symptoms at all.
- West Nile Virus Testing
As this eMedTV article explains, West Nile virus testing can involve answering questions about your symptoms, having a physical, and taking certain tests (such as a blood test). This page provides information about testing for West Nile virus.
- West Nile Virus Transmission
In most cases, West Nile virus transmission occurs from the bite of an infected mosquito. This part of the eMedTV library provides an overview of the different ways a person can become infected with the West Nile virus.
- West Nile Virus Treatment
Since there is no cure for West Nile virus, treatment mainly consists of getting rest and plenty of fluids. This eMedTV article covers treatment for West Nile virus, including information on treating the more severe forms of West Nile virus infection.