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Crimean Congo Haemorrhagic Fever

Disease Fact File

Summary

Animals such as goats, cattle and sheep are the reservoir for Crimean Congo Haemorrhagic fever. It is carried by ticks and results in a fever and rash that may be haemorrhagic. Mortality can be high during epidemics that tend to occur during the summer months.

Prevention

Tick bites should be avoided - and medical treatment sort.


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