TN Dept. of Health investigating 3 possible cases of chikungunya

June 11, 2014 10:45 PM

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The Tennessee Department of Health is investigating three potential cases of a mosquito-borne disease named chikungunya.

"It comes from the Makonde language in Africa meaning to bend over in pain," said Dr. Abelardo Moncayo, the state medical entomologist.

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