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A Brief Overview of West Nile Virus

 In Domestic Animals & Humans
  with Emphasis on its Effects in the Equine Species

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The information in this website is intended to give brief introduction about the WNV. If you are concerned about your animals and need more detailed information please contact local veterinarians.


This website was created by Janice Reid and Yuri Yoon as part of the requirements for the VTMC 333.2 Veterinary Virology course at Western College of Veterinary Medicine.

April 2007
 




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Image References

Mosquito abatement district-Davis:  http://www.davismosquito.org/mosquitoes/westnile.htm

Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene: http://edcp.org/html/wn.html

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