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Chest & Lungs

Healthy lungs are crucial to your child's well-being. The lungs can get infections that, when serious, can cause chronic and sometimes life-threatening illnesses.

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Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome

The viruses that cause HPS are carried by particular kinds of mice. People get the infection by direct contact with infected rodents or their droppings, urine, or saliva or breathing in air contaminated with the virus.