[A rural epidemic of Igbo Ora virus (with interhuman transmission) in the Ivory Coast 1984-1985]

Bull Soc Pathol Exot Filiales. 1988;81(3):386-95.
[Article in French]

Abstract

The first outbreak caused by Igbo Ora virus is described. Virus circulation has been demonstrated up on thirty-three sick persons in Yamoussoukro area (Ivory Coast).

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Animals
  • Anopheles / microbiology
  • Arbovirus Infections / epidemiology*
  • Arboviruses / isolation & purification
  • Cote d'Ivoire
  • Disease Outbreaks*
  • Erythema / pathology
  • Humans
  • Insect Vectors / microbiology
  • Joint Diseases / pathology
  • Pain / pathology
  • Rural Population