Yellow fever vaccine.

@article{Monath2005YellowFV,
  title={Yellow fever vaccine.},
  author={Thomas P Monath},
  journal={Expert review of vaccines},
  year={2005},
  volume={4 4},
  pages={553-74}
}
Yellow fever, a mosquito-borne viral hemorrhagic fever, is one of the most lethal diseases of humankind. The etiologic agent is the prototype member of the genus Flavivirus, family Flaviviridae, a group of small, enveloped, positive-sense, single-strand RNA viruses. Approximately one in seven people who become infected develop a rapidly progressive illness, with hepatitis, renal failure, hemorrhage and cardiovascular shock, with a case fatality rate of 20-50%. Yellow fever occurs in sub-Saharan… CONTINUE READING
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