Small typhoid fever outbreak sickens 24 people in Dumanjug, Cebu, Philippines

Health authorities have reported 24 cases with symptoms of typhoid fever. Two of the cases have been confirmed by laboratory tests. No deaths have been reported.

Travellers in this area should be aware of the risk of exposure to typhoid and take all necessary precautions to avoid consuming contaminated food and water.

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

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