hemorrhagic fever definition

  • noun:
    • some of several viral attacks, including dengue hemorrhagic temperature, Ebola virus disease, and yellow-fever, that take place primarily in exotic climates, are usually transmitted to humans by arthropods or rodents, and tend to be characterized by large temperature, petechiae, inner bleeding, hypotension, and surprise.
    • Canadian and United States spelling of haemorrhagic temperature
    • a group of illnesses caused by a viral illness (usually restricted to a certain geographic area); temperature and intestinal symptoms are accompanied by capillary hemorrhage

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