Tag: Dengue

Report on Outbreak Investigation of Dengue Fever in Phuntsholing, July-August 2016

Dengue is an infectious disease caused by one of the four dengue virus serotype (DEN-1, DEN-2, DEN-3 and DEN-4) which is transmitted by mosquito Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus. With an incubation period of 4-10 days (mean 7 days), patients may develop fever, headache, body ache, myaliga, arthralgia, nausea or vomiting. Dengue fever is self… [Read more]

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