Clinical

Dengue Fever – Still A Threat To Sindh

KARACHI–   As many as, 21 more cases of Dengue Fever were detected across the city of Karachi, number of reported cases rising up to 188, since 1st January 2018.

Weekly report issued by the Prevention and Control Program for Dengue in Sindh, reported that, at least 23 new dengue fever cases surfaced across the city and Province of Sindh. Out of these cases, 21 were reported from within Karachi and the remaining 2 from other parts of the province.

A total of 199 cases have been reported throughout Sindh province, out of which 188 were reported in Karachi and 11 from rest of the province. Fortunately, so far, no deaths have been reported from dengue fever.

March 26, 2018
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