Persistent Outbreak of Dengue Fever in Los Cabos

Dengue fever season runs between August and October in Baja California Sur. This year, authorities are puzzled by a persistent outbreak past the normal season.  Elizabeth Alvarado Rodríguez, sub-director for preventative programs for the state health ministry, warned there was an atypical dengue outbreak in Los Cabos. There have been 60 new cases of dengue fever per week, of which 28 cases in the last two weeks were hemorrhagic dengue, the more dangerous infection.


Link to article in Spanish.

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