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  • Barmah Forest virus is spread by mosquito bites.
  • Fever, joint inflammation and pain, rash, fatigue and muscle aches are the usual symptoms of Barmah Forest virus infection.
  • Reduce the chance of being bitten by mosquitoes by wearing long, loose-fitting, light coloured clothes and use effective insect repellent in mosquito-prone areas.

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Reviewed on: 15-12-2022