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Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome (HFRS) Summary

Description: An acute febrile disease occurring predominately in Asia. It is characterized by fever, prostration, vomiting, hemorrhagic phenonema, shock, and renal failure. It is caused by any one of several closely related species of the genus Hantavirus. The most severe form is caused by HANTAAN VIRUS whose natural host is the rodent Apodemus agrarius. Milder forms are caused by SEOUL VIRUS and transmitted by the rodents Rattus rattus and R. norvegicus, and the PUUMALA VIRUS with transmission by Clethrionomys galreolus.

Also Known As: HFRS; Epidemic Hemorrhagic Fever; Epidemic Hemorrhagic Fevers; Hemorrhagic Fevers, Epidemic; Hemorrhagic Nephroso Nephritis Show All >>

Networked: 580 relevant articles (18 outcomes, 72 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Ribavirin (Virazole) : 3 outcomes 5 studies in 17 results : FDA 16 Generic
  2. Antibodies : 2 outcomes 5 studies in 74 results : IBA
  3. Vaccines : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 13 results : IBA
  4. Antigens : 1 outcome 8 studies in 112 results : IBA
  5. Immunoglobulin M (IgM) : 1 outcome 3 studies in 37 results : IBA
  6. Immunoglobulin G (IgG) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 37 results : IBA
  7. Interferons : 1 outcome 1 study in 8 results : IBA
  8. Complementary DNA (cDNA) : 1 outcome 1 study in 7 results : IBA
  9. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 1 outcome 1 study in 3 results : IBA
  10. Inactivated Vaccines : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome

  1. Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome (HFRS)
  2. Hepatitis
  3. Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome
  4. Fever (Fevers)
  5. Infection
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Key Therapies for Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome

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  1. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 11 results
  2. Fluid Therapy (Oral Rehydration Therapy) : 1 outcome in 1 result
  3. Patient Admission (Patient Admissions) : 1 study in 1 result
  4. Chinese Traditional Medicine (Traditional Chinese Medicine) : 4 results
  5. Therapeutics : 3 results
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