How to treat West Nile fever? Know more

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West Nile virus aka WNV is a mosquito-borne virus spread by the Cumulex mosquito.

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Infected mosquitoes spread the disease among humans and animals, including birds. It can also spread through blood transfusion.

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Fever, fatigue, body aches, headache, nausea, swollen glands and rash are some of its symptoms. But it can be asymptomatic in most cases.

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No WNV-specific treatment or vaccine is available now, only supportive treatments can be taken. Also, take precautions against mosquito bites and spreading.

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