Malaria in Vientiane

Health authorities have reported approximately 3,000 cases of malaria in the past six months.

Travellers to this region should be aware of the risk of exposure to malaria and take all necessary precautions to avoid mosquito bites. Anti-malaria prophylaxis is recommended.

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

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