Epidemiological Alert - Oropouche in the Region of the Americas - 2 February 2024

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In recent months, there has been an increase in the detection of cases of Oropouche fever in certain areas of the Region of the Americas. In addition, there is a heightened prevalence of dengue circulation reported in several countries in the region.  In response to this, the Pan American Health Organization / World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) shares with Member States recommendations for the differential diagnosis of the Oropouche virus and recommends strengthening vector control and personal protection measures for the population most at risk.