Dengue fever cases continue in resort of Madeira (update)

The dengue fever outbreak that began late last year has decreased substantially, but there have still been 28 cases reported since the beginning of this year. No deaths have been reported. Travellers to areas where the dengue fever virus is active can reduce their risk of exposure to dengue fever virus by taking all necessary precautions to avoid mosquito bites.

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