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Which of the following are wrongly matched?
  1. Chikungunya - alphavirus
  2. West nile fever - alphavirus
  3. Dengue - flavivirus
  4. Sandfly fever - Bunyavirus


Solution

The correct option is B West nile fever - alphavirus
Chikungunya is caused by the alphavirus or the CHIK-V and dengue is caused by the dengue virus also called the flavivirus, both of which are transmitted to humans by mosquitoes. The bunyavirus causes the sandfly fever and the west nile virus, also transmitted by mosquitoes, causes the west nile fever. 

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