- total probable number of cases 404
- total cumulated cases confirmed 52
- number of patients currently hospitalized 5
- total cumulated cases hospitalised 40
Maintain strong emphasis on prevention form being bitten by Mosquito. Use long sleeves, light coloured clothes, trousers, socks and closed shoes at the mosquito´s most active period (sunrise and sunset) and repellents containing DEET, as well as reducing and eliminating breeding grounds for the Aedes aegyptimosquito, vector of the Dengue fever.
Source: Comunicado IASAÚDE, IP-RAM - 24-10-2012 "Instituto de Administração da Saúde e Assuntos Sociais, IP-RAM"