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The 10 Most Dangerous Viral Viruses in Today’s World

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“Nothing, it’s just a viral fever.” Don’t we all just take this as lightly as drinking a cup of coffee? But it isn’t that simple quite honestly! Viruses are those deadly things that enter into a human body and change the health condition of a person drastically. Some are curable while other are not; now that’s scary!

Over the years medical sciences and the health sector has encountered several viruses and dealt with them. Some are normal, some curable while quite a few are extremely deadly. It then becomes a norm to be aware of these viruses and spread the awareness further. Here is one such effort to let you know about the scariest viruses from across the world that you need to be aware off. Take a look at the ten most deadly viruses and the diseases it causes when it enters the human space.


  1. Marburg Virus
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    Effect- Viral Hemorrhagic Fever


  2. Human Immunodeficiency Virus
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    Effect- AIDS


  3. Influenza A (H1N1) Virus
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    Effect- Swine Flu


  4. DENV Virus
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    Effect: Dengue Fever


  5. Ebola Virus
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    Effect: Ebola Virus Disease (hemorrhagic fever)


  6. Rabies Virus
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    Effect: Rabies


  7. Variola Virus
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    Effect: Small Pox


  8. Rotavirus
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    Effect- Gastroenteritis


  9. Hantavirus
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    Effect- Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS)


  10. Flavivirus or Yellow Fever Virus
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    Effect- Yellow Fever


    -Melita Anjali Monis (14COM6513)
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