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Wednesday, 13 August 2014

Four Additional Locally Transmitted Cases of Chikungunya Confirmed

The Ministry of Health has confirmed another four locally transmitted cases of Chikungunya. Director, Emergency, Disaster Management and Special Services, Dr. Marion Bullock DuCasse said the positive results were received today from samples sent to the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA).  This brings the total number of confirmed cases for Jamaica to eight – six from local transmission and two imported.

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