Dengue fever returns to Lahore, Pakistan

Dengue fever cases are beginning to be reported in Lahore and Punjab Province. Although only 8 cases have been reported officially so far, there may be many others in the community.

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Advice For Travellers

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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