NewsDesk @bactiman63 Through July 8, Peru health officials reported 197,461 total dengue fever cases in the country’s largest ever outbreak. The death toll has risen to 339, for a 0.2% CFR. Subscribe...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Peru Ministry of Health, in an update this week, reports 176,860 total dengue fever cases this season through June 24. This total compares with 2022 when Peru saw 44,657 during...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the dengue fever situation in Peru, health authorities reported an additional 14,885 cases the week ending June 17, bringing the total for 2023 to 161,471. This...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Peru health officials report 146,586 dengue cases through June 10 this year, a 241 percent increase compared to the same period in 2022 (42,959). This is the worst dengue outbreak...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the record dengue fever situation in Peru, the Ministerio de Salud reports an additional 15,000 dengue fever cases in the past week. This brings the total cases...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Peru Ministry of Health has reported 115,949 dengue cases through Epidemiological week 21 (EW 21). This is 161% higher than those reported in the same period of 2022 and 365%...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Peru health officials reported recently that three dengue serotypes of the four that exist in the world are circulating in the country. Biologist Oscar Escalante, from the INS Viral...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Through epidemiological week (EW) 18, 72,163 confirmed and probable dengue cases have been reported, with an average of 4,009 cases per week. 79 deaths were also reported (63 confirmed...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Peru Ministry of Health  prepares the extension of the emergency declaration due to the dengue outbreak, which will last for 120 days and will include 20 regions and 226 districts,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 On April 14, the National Center for Disease Epidemiology, Prevention, and Control Peru, issued an epidemiological alert for the health services of Metropolitan Lima and Callao due...