Another small outbreak of cholera in Dominican Republic

One person has died and 6 more have sought treatment for suspected cholera in Santiago de la Cruz in the province of Dajabón.

Travellers to this area can reduce the risk of exposure to cholera by strictly observing all food and water precautions. If visiting this area and gastrointestinal symptoms develop, e.g., vomiting and watery diarrhoae, seek medical care at once.

Visit our Health Library for more information on exposure to and the prevention of Cholera.

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