How can West Nile virus be treated ? How can West Nile virus be prevented ?
It is diagnosed with clinical signs and symptoms and special laboratory tests such as blood and spinal fluid tests. These tests typically arrive by detecting antibodies produced by the immune system against viral infection.
There is no medicine for the treatment of West Nile Fever and no vaccine to prevent the disease. Painkillers-antipyretics can be used to reduce the effect of some symptoms such as pain and reduce fever.
Some patients with mild symptoms typically improve spontaneously, while some symptoms may last for several weeks. More severe cases usually require hospitalization for medical care and supportive care.