April 7, 2015

Deadly Rodent Borne Diseases – Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome

The major risk factor for Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS) is association with rodents, their saliva, urine, or feces or with dust, dirt, or surfaces contaminated with such items, either by direct contact or by aerosol. Barns, sheds, homes, or buildings easily entered by rodents are potential places for the deadly hantaviruses to come in contact with humans. Do contact the IKARI pest professional team immediately at (+65) 67431313 if you see a rodent or rat scurrying away to hide in your […]