Yellow fever

Yellow fever,

Definition of Yellow fever:

  1. Viral infection spread by infected mosquitoes found in tropical Africa, Caribbean, and South America which causes degeneration of kidney and liver tissues. Its symptoms include back and limb pain, chills, constipation, fever, headaches, internal bleeding, jaundice (hence the name), reduced flow of urine, and vomiting. Some types of yellow fever are fatal. Also called dengue.

  2. A tropical viral disease affecting the liver and kidneys, causing fever and jaundice and often fatal. It is transmitted by mosquitoes.

Synonyms of Yellow fever

African lethargy, Asiatic cholera, Chagres fever, German measles, Haverhill fever, Acute articular rheumatism, Ague, Alkali disease, Amebiasis, Amebic dysentery, Anthrax, Bacillary dysentery, Bastard measles, Black death, Black fever, Blackwater fever, Breakbone fever, Brucellosis, Bubonic plague, Cachectic fever, Cerebral rheumatism, Chicken pox, Cholera, Cowpox, Dandy fever, Deer fly fever, Dengue, Dengue fever, Diphtheria, Dumdum fever, Dysentery, Elephantiasis, Encephalitis lethargica, Enteric fever, Erysipelas, Famine fever, Five-day fever, Flu, Frambesia, Glandular fever, Grippe, Hansenosis, Hepatitis, Herpes, Herpes simplex, Herpes zoster, Histoplasmosis, Hookworm, Hydrophobia, Infantile paralysis, Infectious mononucleosis, Inflammatory rheumatism, Influenza, Jail fever, Jungle rot, Kala azar, Kissing disease, Lepra, Leprosy, Leptospirosis, Loa loa, Loaiasis, Lockjaw, Madness, Malaria, Malarial fever, Marsh fever, Measles, Meningitis, Milzbrand, Mumps, Ornithosis, Osteomyelitis, Paratyphoid fever, Parotitis, Parrot fever, Pertussis, Pneumonia, Polio, Poliomyelitis, Polyarthritis rheumatism, Ponos, Psittacosis, Rabbit fever, Rabies, Rat-bite fever, Relapsing fever, Rheumatic fever, Rickettsialpox, Ringworm, Rubella, Rubeola, Scarlatina, Scarlet fever, Schistosomiasis, Septic sore throat, Shingles, Sleeping sickness, Sleepy sickness, Smallpox, Snail fever, Splenic fever, Spotted fever, Strep throat, Swamp fever, Tetanus, Thrush, Tinea, Trench fever, Trench mouth, Tuberculosis, Tularemia, Typhoid, Typhoid fever, Typhus, Typhus fever, Undulant fever, Vaccinia, Varicella, Variola, Venereal disease, Viral dysentery, Whooping cough, Yaws, Yellow jack, Zona, Zoster

How to use Yellow fever in a sentence?

  1. Famous members of this family cause dengue fever, yellow fever and Japanese encephalitis.
  2. If you are traveling to a tropical country you must be very careful to not catch the dangerous yellow fever .
  3. Yellow Fever hit our country hard. We did not know what to do as it was nearing a pandemic status.
  4. I told them I did not wanna visit the mosquito infested place because I might carch yellow fever , or something even worse.

Meaning of Yellow fever & Yellow fever Definition