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1. Hantavirus
A virus in the family Bunyaviridae that causes a type of hemorrhagic fever . It is thought that humans catch the disease mainly from infected rodents, either through direct contact with the animals or by inhaling or ingesting dust that contains their dried urine.

2. Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome
Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome is characterized by the infection of one type of hantavirus called the Muerto Canyon virus (which is prevalent in the southwestern US and is carried by rodents such as mice). It presents as a nonspecific febrile illness followed by rapid development of shock-like state and ARDS.

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