To date, the countries of the Americas have reported a total of 626,268 cases of dengue, of which 14,149 were acute dengue, with 241 deaths and a regional case-fatality rate of 1.70%. The information in this update has been obtained from data provided by the ministries of health of PAHO Member States, either through reports sent to PAHO/WHO or from updates on their respective websites.
Alert and Response Operations
Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 June 2010 05:58
- 9 February 2015: Epidemiological Alert – Measles outbreaks and implications for the Americas
- 6 February 2015: Epidemiological Alert – Detection and outbreaks of Avian Influenza due to reassortant viruses, public health implications for the Americas
- 1 February 2015: Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus – Canada
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