Diseases 
Information on diseases of medical importance to the Army population such as Ebola, Hepatitis, influenza and rabies.

Topics

Chikungunya Virus

This page contains information and resources on the chikungunya virus, an arboviral disease.

Dengue Virus

This page contains information and resources on dengue virus, an arboviral disease.

Ebola Virus Disease (Ebola)

Information and resources pertaining to the Ebola virus.

Enterovirus D68

Enterovirus D68, or EV-D68, is a virus type which can cause respiratory infections.

Hepatitis A

Hepatitis A is an acute liver disease caused by the Hepatitis A virus (HAV), lasting from a few weeks to several months.

Hepatitis B

Hepatitis B is a liver disease caused by the Hepatitis B virus (HBV).

Hepatitis C

Hepatitis C is a liver disease caused by the Hepatitis C virus (HCV).

Influenza - Pandemic

Pandemic flu is a human flu that causes a global outbreak of illness. Because most people have no immunity to a pandemic virus, infection rates during a pandemic are expected to be higher than those during outbreaks of seasonal flu.

Influenza - Seasonal

Seasonal flu is an illness caused by influenza viruses that is expected each year. The seasonal flu in the U.S. usually occurs during the winter months; however, cases can occur throughout the year.

Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV or MERS)

Information on the MERS CoV virus, its prevention, and guidance for Military Treatment Facilities.

MRSA Infections in the Community Setting (CA-MRSA)

MRSA infections in the community setting (CA-MRSA) are spread mainly through contact with infected people or contact with contaminated items and surfaces.

MRSA Infections in the Healthcare Setting (HA-MRSA)

MRSA acquired in healthcare settings (HA-MRSA) are a common cause of serious and potentially life threatening infections, such as bloodstream infections, surgical site infections, and pneumonia.

Rabies

Rabies is a virus transmitted in the saliva of infected mammals that affects the central nervous system. The virus is almost always fatal if left untreated but is also preventable.

Rabies - Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions pertaining to the topic of Rabies.

West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus (WNV) is a flavivirus that can infect humans, birds, mosquitoes, horses, and other mammals. The main route of transmission is through the bite of an infected mosquito.

Zika Virus

This page contains information and resources on Zika virus.