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Hospitalised with dengue

Noted actress-director Aparna Sen has been hospitalised with dengue fever, which was confirmed by the doctors on September 9

First glimmer: After Asian success, dengue vaccine trials come to India

With no treatment in line for dengue, unlike malaria, control and prevention of this disease has posed a major challenge.

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How dengue virus enters cells found

In some people the disease progresses to a severe, often fatal, form known as dengue hemorrhagic fever.

Not just attendants,poor patients also sleep in the open at PGI

Patients and attendants who come from far-flung areas for treatment at PGI and are left with no option but to spend their nights in the open.

City records dip in dengue,malaria cases

Meanwhile,the civic health department reported a total of 2,021 fever,two leptospirosis,207 gastroenteritis,32 typhoid and 27 hepatitis cases across the city last week.

Two die of dengue,toll touches 4

Dip in temp a relief for doctors.

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Only 66 dengue cases reported this year

Sixty-six dengue cases have been reported till November 5 this year,while the number was as high as 292 last year.

Climb in city’s dengue count slows down

The number of dengue cases in the capital has been rising at a slower rate so far this month as compared to October.

Australia records its first dengue case in 70 years

A number of West Australians have been infected with Dengue in recent times.

After spurt in dengue cases,BMC carries out fumigation drive in N-ward

On Wednesday morning,a fumigation drive was carried out in several areas in Ghatkopar. BMC doctors also visited these areas.

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