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High-Risk Diseases for Travelers

Many diseases pose a high risk for travelers. Listed in the directory below are some of the diseases, for which we have provided a brief overview.

African Trypanosomiasis ("African Sleeping Sickness")

BSE ("Mad Cow Disease") and vCJD



Dengue Fever

Diarrheal Diseases


Fish Poisoning

Hepatitis A





Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)

Tuberculosis (TB)

Typhoid Fever

Viral Hemorrhagic Fevers

Yellow Fever

High-Risk Diseases for Travelers - WellSpan Health

Last Modified Date: 2011-08-15T00:00:00
Published Date: 2014-03-11T00:00:00
Last Review Date: 2007-06-30T00:00:00
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