Oaxaca Mexico ranked second in incidences of dengue cases

Posted on November 27, 2012 • Filed under: Latin America Health, Mexico, TRAVEL

According to the state agency in epidemiological week number 44 which runs from October 28 to November 3, 2012, the state went from tenth to second in incidence rate and the eighth to seventh by number of cases national level, with the states of Yucatan and Oaxaca the most affected. From 4 to 10 November 2012 were confirmed dengue 246 new records in the state, therefore, the SSO have been a total of 2000 258 cases, which according to their clinical classification, 343 thousand diagnoses correspond to fever dengue (59.48%) and 915 to dengue hemorrhagic fever (40.52%). Currently, channel endemic area is in alarm because all the cases are distributed at locations 114 and 332 municipalities. Read Article

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