More dengue fever reported in Cordoba, Argentina

In the city of Cordoba in Cordoba province, there have been 10 new cases of dengue fever in the past week, bringing the total for the year to 139 cases.

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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