Hantavirus

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Official: Yosemite National Park Visitor Recovered From Rodent-Borne Virus

A visitor to Yosemite National Park has recovered after becoming the ninth person diagnosed with a deadly rodent-borne illness blamed for three deaths among those who spent time at the park this summer, officials said Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/13/2012

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Up To 10,000 Yosemite National Park Visitors At Risk Of Rodent-Borne Virus

Up to 10,000 people who were guests in certain lodging cabins at Yosemite National Park might have been exposed to a deadly mouse-borne virus, park officials confirmed Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/31/2012

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6 Yosemite National Park Visitors Have Rodent-Borne Virus

Two more Yosemite National Park visitors have been found with a mouse-borne virus blamed for the deaths of two people, bringing the total number of infections to six, state health officials said Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/30/2012

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1,700 Yosemite Park Visitors Warned About Hantavirus

Health officials are warning 1,700 Yosemite National Park visitors that they may have been exposed to hantavirus.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/28/2012

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2nd Person Dies Of Rodent-Borne Disease After Yosemite National Park Visit

Yosemite officials told 1,700 past visitors on Tuesday they may have been exposed to a rodent-borne disease already blamed for the deaths of two people who stayed at the park.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/27/2012

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Rodent Die-Off Marks Potentially Fatal Threat To San Diego Residents

The county Department of Environmental Health said six rodents in the past week have tested positive for the potentially fatal but difficult to contract virus.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/23/2011

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