(Hantaviruses, Hantavirus, Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome, HPS)
Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome
Hantavirus pulmonary (relating to the lungs) syndrome (HPS) is an infectious disease that can cause death. It is spread to people by rodents, such as rats and mice. Follow the link below for common questions and answers about HPS and how to prevent it.