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Dengue fever update
31 December 2009
Argentina (Santa Fe)
3 cases of people infected with dengue has been found in the Santa Fe province. The north of Argentina suffered from a wave of dengue in the summer 2008-2009.

Australia (Queensland)
Queensland Health has confirmed 12 dengue fever cases in Townsville,
north Queensland.

El Salvador
As of 10 Dec,  6572 cases of dengue fever had been registered, representing an increase of 413 percent from the 1280 cases registered at the same time in 2008.

Indonesia (East Kalimantan)
Dengue fever has hit West Kutai regency, East Kalimantan, infecting hundreds of Dayak tribespeople this month (december)

Mexico
In 2009, dengue virus types 1 and 3 circulated in Jalisco. At the end of this year up to week 49, 4697 cases had been registered in Jalisco State, of these 776 DHF cases. In the southern part of Mexico, 105
cases of dengue fever had been registered, of which 22 were DHF with one death.

Source: ProMED