Notes from the field: fatal yellow fever vaccine-associated viscerotropic disease--Oregon, September 2014 Journal Article uri icon

abstract

  • In September 2014, a previously healthy Oregon woman in her 60s went to a hospital emergency department with malaise, dyspnea, vomiting, and diarrhea of 3-5 days' duration. She reported no recent travel, ill contacts, or dietary changes. Six days earlier, she had received a single dose of yellow fever vaccine and typhoid vaccine before planned travel to South America.

publication date

  • 2015