Talk:1993 Four Corners hantavirus outbreak

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"Navajo Flu"[edit]

When HPS first occurred it was frequently referred to as "Navajo Flu" in the media. This led to complaints from the Navajo Nation tribal government, but it remained a common informal name for the disease among people in the Four Corners area.

For example:

http://www.ajr.org/article.asp?id=2130

http://www.ph.ucla.edu/epi/bioter/doctorontrail.html — Preceding unsigned comment added by 75.167.200.196 (talk) 15:46, 4 November 2013 (UTC)