Another dengue fever death in Mumbai, India

An 18 year old youth is the latest person to die due to dengue infection. A total of 7 people have succumbed to this disease so far this year.

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All travellers to areas where the dengue fever virus is active can reduce their risk of exposure by taking all necessary precautions to avoid mosquito bites. Many persons with dengue fever do not seek medical care and are not reported to health authorities. There may be many more cases in the community than the reports indicate.

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