The name of the RN Strong Woman wear mask Not Today Coronavirus T-shirt hantavirus varies by region. In the US, it is known as the hantaviruses of New New World hantaviruses can cause hantavirus lung syndrome (HPS), while Old World hantavirus can cause hemorrhagic fever with kidney syndrome (HFRS). Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome: The initial symptoms of HPS include fatigue, fever, and muscle aches, especially in the thighs, hips, back and sometimes the shoulders. An infected person may also have headaches, dizziness, chills and abdominal problems. In the case of late symptoms, usually after four to 10 days, one may notice coughing and difficulty breathing. It can be fatal too in some cases.