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dengue
Subject Category
H Health and Pathology
Definition
An acute infectious human disease, caused by the dengue virus, that occurs in epidemics in tropical and subtropical regions and is transmitted by a mosquito of the genus Aedes (usually A. aegypti, but also A. albopictus.)
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/4483.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/4483
Used For
dengue disease
dengue fever
dengue infection
Broader Term
Flavivirus infections
Narrower Term
dengue hemorrhagic fever
Related Term
Aedes aegypti
Dengue virus
mosquito-borne diseases
Spanish
dengue
Term Number
4483