ID#: 14995
This diagram illustrates the methods by which the arbovirus, La Crosse encephalitis virus (LACV) reproduces and amplifies itself in the avian populations, and is subsequently transmitted to dead end hosts including humans and other larger mammals predominantly by the Aedes species mosquitoes.
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Content Provider(s): CDC/ Dr. Thomas Monath
Creation Date: 1976
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CDC Organization
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