Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Fever Marburg Hemorrhagic Prevention

Prevention of Marburg hemorrhagic fever includes:

  • Avoid contact with those who are infected
  • Avoid regions in Africa that harbor the Marburg virus

The CDC publishes information on the prevention of African hemorrhagic fevers, including Marburg hemorrhagic fever.

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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Fever Marburg Hemorrhagic References
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