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Author Topic: Dengue Fever - Brazil - Expecting an "Enormous Outbreak"  (Read 61 times)

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Dengue Fever - Brazil - Expecting an "Enormous Outbreak"
« on: February 11, 2024, 05:22:17 pm »
SUMMARY - The country of Brazil is expecting an "enormous outbreak" of Dengue fever this season based upon what other nations in South America are experiencing so far. Dengue fever is a virus spread by mosquitoes. The southernmost states in Brazil are already experiencing high numbers of cases. Severe Dengue fever, if left untreated, has a 15% mortality rate, although typical mortality rates are between 2% and 5%.

LINK - https://www.nytimes.com/2024/02/10/health/dengue-brazil-americas.html

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