Evidence of Chikungunya virus circulation in the Terai region of Nepal in 2014 and 2015.


Background Chikungunya virus (CHIKV) infection is an emerging viral disease in Nepal, with the reported by our laboratories in 2013. Because of the similarity in signs and symptoms to dengue virus (DENV) and misdiagnosis, the under-reporting of CHIKV infection in DENV-endemic areas of Nepal is very common. The aim of the present study is to identify CHIKV… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/trstmh/trx059


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