Scrub typhus outbreak in Nagaland, India, kills 3 persons

Health authorities have reported an outbreak of scrub typhus resulting in 3 deaths and 9 cases.

Travellers in this area should be aware of the risk of exposure to scrub typhus and take all necessary precautions to avoid insect (mites) bites.

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

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