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Eastern equine encephalitis virus

File photo of a female mosquito. (Photo by Tom Ervin/Getty Images)

Rare Case Of Mosquito Borne Illness Reported In Hillsborough

State health officials are warning people to be vigilant about mosquito bites after discovering an extremely rare human case of Eastern equine encephalitis, or EEE, a mosquito-borne illness that causes inflammation of the brain.

CBS Tampa–03/26/2013

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