Ross River virus cases continue to increase in Western Australia

Dramatic increases in the mosquito population in Western Australia has led to increases in the number of reported cases of Ross River virus infections. So far in 2012, there have been 511 cases state-wide. Travellers to this region can reduce their risk of exposure to Ross River virus by taking all necessary precautions to avoid mosquito bites.

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

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