Tips on Lassa Fever Prevention #StopLassaFever

LASSA fever or Lassa hemorrhagic fever, LHF, is an acute viral hemorrhagic fever caused by the Lassa virus and first discovered in 1969 in the town of Lassa, in Borno State, Nigeria. Lassa fever is a member of the Arenaviridae virus family. Similar to ebola, clinical cases of the disease had been known …