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Dengue update

During the last 5 month of the year 2015, 14135 suspected dengue cases have been reported to the Epidemiology Unit from all over the island.

Latest Disease Trends,

Approximately 46.90% of dengue cases were reported from the Western province. The highest numbers of dengue cases were reported during the fourth week of 2015.

 

This situation warrants regular removal of possible mosquito breeding sites from the environment. It is also important to seek medical attention in the event of fever by day three of the illness.

Last Updated on Friday, 22 May 2015 09:47

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