Diseases

Name

Rift valley fever

Names alternate

RVF

Parents
(1) Febrile Illness
Agents
(1) Rift valley fever virus > Bunyaviridae > Virus
Populations
(1) Buffalo (Bison bison) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(2) Camel (Camelus) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(3) Cattle (Bos taurus) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(4) Goat (Capra aegagrus hircus) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(5) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
(6) Sheep (Ovis aries) > Hoofed animal > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Casual contact
(2) Fomite
(3) In utero
(4) Vector-borne
Vectors
(1) Mosquito > Insect (Insecta) > Arthropod (Arthropoda) > Invertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Properties
(1) Emerging or re-emerging
(2) Zoonotic
Documents
(1) CDC: Rift Valley Fever (RVF) (2013)
(2) Merck Veterinary Manual: Overview of Rift Valley Fever (2014)
(3) WHO: Rift Valley fever (2010)
Created

2015-07-21 22:24:07+00:00

Modified

2015-09-08 14:48:31.769251+00:00