Yellow Fever outbreak in Ayacucho region, Peru

Posted on November 13, 2011 • Filed under: Latin America Health, Peru, TRAVEL

The disease claimed its first victim and the Regional Office of Health is on alert, he announced the start of free vaccination campaigns. After five years of epidemiological silence confirmed the deadly outbreak of yellow fever in the region of Ayacucho. The confirmation was made ​​after the analysis carried out to a pregnant minor of only 15 who reached the regional hospital Miguel Angel Mariscal Llerena, where he died, tested positive. Read Article

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