Tourists having rest in Thailand brought denge fever to Almaty
Almaty. March 27. KazTAG - The tourists returning from Thailand have brought denge fever to Almaty, reports the health care department.
"2 cases of denge fever were fixed in 2018, 5 cases were fixed within 3 months 2019. All these people are inhabitants of Almaty who caught the fever in Thailand. They neglected safety measures against mosquito bites," reads the message.
The department reminded about the measures of prophylactics.
"Tourists are recommended to use mosquito repellents available in the chemists’ of the city. In case of symptoms of the disease it is necessary to apply for medical aid," said the department.
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