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Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF) is a tickborne virus. Transmission of the virus to humans occurs through the bite of an infected tick or through contact of an infected animals blood. Wild and domestic animals such as cattle, sheep, goats, or hares serve as hosts for the virus.


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Carson City, Douglas and Lyon Counties
Carson City Health & Human Services (CCHHS)
(775) 887-2190

Clark County
Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD)
(702) 759-1300

Washoe County
Washoe County Health District (WCHD)
(775) 328-2447

All Other Counties
Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH)
(775) 400-0333