Disease

Dengue Fever – Marshall Islands, Yap

According to an update from the Government of the Marshall Islands, to date there have been 607 suspect dengue fever cases (DEN-3 outbreak) of which 161 have been lab confirmed, including the 51 cases reported in the past week. 178 people required hospitalization and one death was reported from Majuro.

In Yap State a total of 75 new dengue cases were seen during epi week 39 (14% increase from week 38) bringing the total of 760 cases since January 1, 2019.

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