Dengue fever in Ceara, Brazil

Health authorities have registered more than 1,000 cases of dengue fever in the past week, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 11,807. Twenty-five deaths have occurred.

Travellers to this region should be aware of the risk of exposure to dengue and take all necessary precautions to avoid mosquito bites.

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

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