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#Maldives, #Zika #testing begins at #government #hospital (ReliefWeb, October 5 2016)

 

Title: #Maldives, #Zika #testing begins at #government #hospital.

Subject: Zika Virus, endemic vector-borne transmission in the Maldives.

Source: ReliefWeb, full page: (LINK).

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Zika testing begins at government hospital

Report from Maldives Independent / Published on 03 Oct 2016 — View Original

The government-run tertiary hospital in Malé has started testing patients with fever for the Zika virus as part of a programme to determine if the mosquito-borne disease is spreading in the Maldives.

Pregnant women who come in with a fever will also be tested under the Health Protection Agency’s surveillance programme, the Indira Gandhi Memorial Hospital said in a statement on Sunday.

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Maldives Independent: Minivan News http://www.minivannews.com/

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Keywords: Maldives; Zika Virus.

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