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Plus it is it true treasure I can tell you from being there myself he's sending national park in California it's quite a sight to see that right now authorities.
-- thing as many as 101000 visitors may have an X -- exposed to a deadly.
-- a virus is spread by rodent.
I set at six people have been infected two of them have died.
The park sending letters to get -- -- inserting cabins between June and August -- a wave of phone calls.
From Friday in visitors looking for answers.
I did think about it and I know I had my dad calling me he knew either staying here and he was concerned about it we did not grant one.
Very close -- proper equipment the way just because we didn't want to have to really.
Kind of deal with that but I made it very scary.
Buried -- the virus is rare but it definitely serious according to the CDC.
There have been nearly 600 cases that had -- virus in the US from 1993 to 2011.
13 of them were fatal so rare but serious joining us now managing editor talking -- dot com.
Fox News medical eighteen or Dr.
Manny outbreak the Dr.
-- -- -- the dangers that makes this virus such a dangerous.
I hit it makes it dangerous because there's no treatment you get the severe if you get a severe pulmonary infection.
There's really no treatment for -- you end up with almost a terminal case of the flu where you have really no oxygen going into your lungs your heart fails and you died.
What makes this story important is because this was concentrated.
In one area that had a lot of exposure to people.
I was up today I think -- -- up to the third victim.
All from from that specific exposures so.
You know -- they found the rodents which you know you mentioned before this virus is carried by mice.
And rats also especially feel right -- field mice.
And and if you get exposed.
The to the droppings.
-- the -- of these mice in it in a very close hadn't.
You can and really get exposed to this by a semi had the virus can they spread it other -- now it is not transmitted from human to human.
The problem with this is that it has a long incubation period anywhere between four to six weeks.
So you can imagine you can be.
You know you've got a god and let's say in late July 8 into this get exposed and then maybe end of August beginning of September you begin to develop flu like symptoms -- his -- very important for people to be notified and to be aware of the signs and -- Is there any.
Calling -- UAL this particular virus they would say wow this is really different than the flu or -- different that I really bad cold that it had before but let's have put even for a lot of doctors is is very difficult to make the diagnosis because of the patient is it doesn't disclose hey listen I -- I had a camping trip and the whole thing.
It it looks like the flu who looks like a bad case of the flu Filipino -- you have mentioned your -- is this something address that I don't need to worry about well we don't need to worry about but but again they know that this you know 101000 people between July and -- A lot of people and and you know you if you catch it -- and that's the whole trick if you catch it early then doctors can do some support treatment and minimize the side of things but if you catch -- late.
And you don't pay attention and to be quite that.
The good thing ever talking about today that to me thank you I think.
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