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Lassa fever

Lassa fever

Lassa fever has symptoms that strikingly resemble Ebola. The condition develops after 1-3 weeks of exposure, usually to a “multimammate rat”. An exposure is not necessarily directly to the rat, but to its urine, droppings or saliva. The condition can also spread from one individual to another. It can also spread in healthcare facilities who […]