Dengue fever in Jeddha, Saudi Arabia

Health officials have confirmed an additional 6 cases of dengue fever. An additional 20 cases are suspected of having dengue fever. Previous flooding expanded the mosquito population resulting in an increased number of cases.

Travellers to this region should be aware of the risk of exposure to dengue fever 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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