Yellow fever virus is typically found in tropical and subtropical areas of Africa and South America. Yellow fever is spread to humans through the bite of an infected mosquito. Although it is rare, U.S. travelers can become infected while visiting an areas where yellow fever is found.
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Carson City, Douglas and Lyon Counties
Carson City Health & Human Services (CCHHS)
Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD)
Washoe County Health District (WCHD)
All Other Counties
Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH)