Guadeloupe has been recorded 5 cases of dengue wounds. Certainly, the heavy rain that has fallen on the island is the origin of mosquito re-announcement. The epidemic fear of this disease is a reality, which is taken seriously by the health authorities.
Certainly, the heavy rainfall that has fallen on Guadeloupe is on the origin of mosquito re-announcement. The regional health agency (ARS) has already registered 5 proven cases of dengue tenders on the archipelago.
In connection with sentinel doctors, health monitoring services record 1 cases in Abymes, 1 in Pointe from Pitre, 1 in Guava, 2 in Petit Bourg and 1 dengue cases confirmed in St Martin to date.
The serotype that cycles is DEN1 (type 1 virus). No patient was found in hospital. In Guadeloupe, the final case of dengue tenders came into force from April 2016. The ambitious bike management services recall that the DEN1 serotype found was the one that was distributed during the 2009-2010 epidemic. .
➡️ The epidemic fear of this disease is a reality, which is taken seriously by the health authorities.
?The importance of taking precautions:
❌Protect yourself from mosquito bites
❌Clean the environment close to homes to eradicate mosquito cottages
❌Consult a doctor in case of signs (fever, headaches, muscle pain, fatigue …)