can anyone help please

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can anyone help please

Post by kelsey » Mon Feb 01, 2010 3:11 pm

hi folks,can any one help re this question,
if you are in the Solimoes, and dont have mosquito nets etc, and you are miles from habitation. What mosquito borne viral disease endemic in Brasil are you almost guaranteed not to get and why

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Post by jwalin » Mon Feb 01, 2010 4:06 pm


posting the question many times won't help much
it isn't what you do that matters but it is how you do it

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Post by billw » Tue Feb 02, 2010 12:21 am

Well, you are miles from habitation, so you are unlikely to be infected by a disease that requires a human host to complete its life cycle.

Of the mosquito-borne diseases endemic to Brazil, what fits this description?

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