publication . Article . 1998

MANIFESTATIONS OF THE ROSS RIVER AND BARMAH FOREST ARBOVIRUSES

Pollard, Henry; Benz, Gordon;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 1998 Journal: Australasian Chiropractic & Osteopathy, volume 7, issue 3, pages 116-119 (issn: 1328-0384, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: BioMed Central
Abstract
Chiropractors and other healthcare practitioners primarily concerned with the treatment and diagnosis of disorders of the musculoskeletal system are often presented with patients complaining of extremity joint pain. The signs and symptoms of Ross River and Barmah Forrest arbovirus infections can often be confused with a number of other conditions including local joint infection, rheumatoid diseases and other systemic diseases causing arthralgic or myalgic symptoms. This paper presents a review of the often debilitating conditions caused by the Ross River and Barmah Forest arboviruses. These increasingly common viruses can produce symptoms of arthralgia, fever, m...
Subjects
Medical Subject Headings: musculoskeletal diseases
free text keywords: Article, Ross River arbovirus, Barmah Forrest arbovirus, arthralgia, myalgia, fever, musculoskeletal pain, joint pain
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