Signs and Symptoms
After an incubation of 9-16 days, infection with Hendra virus can lead to respiratory illness with severe flu-like signs and symptoms. In some cases, illness may progress to encephalitis.
Although infection with Hendra virus is rare, the case fatality is high: 4/7 (57%).
- Page last reviewed: March 17, 2014
- Page last updated: March 17, 2014
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