Increment in Dengue due to change in Virus

Saturday, 15 April 2017 - 13:25

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National Dengue Control Unit of the Health Ministry voices that the reason for the rapid increase in Dengue patients is a change occurred in the Dengue Virus.

30,486 patients with Dengue fever were reported during past months, and March marked the highest number.

Moreover, 41% of the patients have been reported from Western Province.

Moreover, Consultant Prasila Samaraweera of National Dengue Control Unit advises the public to consult a doctor immediately if the fever continues for more than two days.


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