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According to Cienfuegos, a type of dengue disappeared four decades ago



The circulation in Cienfuegos of "serotype of dengue" that no cases reported since 1977 had enforced extreme epidemiological crisis measures in the province, according to local media September 5. Authorities have warned that this variety, specifically Type I, can "cause the death" of the patient.

"A new wave of dengue epidemic has emerged with signs of alarm and clinical impact and, fortunately, no deaths have been regretted so far," Salvador Tamayo Muñiz's provincial health director at a meeting of & The highest authorities of the territory to analyze the situation. In addition, he added, before the scenario will need to break the transfer in no more than fifteen days. "To achieve this goal, you need to disable the cases in the authorized centers and delete the mosquitoes Aedes aegypti, dengue agent transmitter, "he said.

The local newspaper asks Cienfuegueros to go to different health services if they see any symptoms such as fever, vomiting, headache and belly pain, bleeding, or any other sign or alarm

The local newspaper asks Cienfuegos to understand the severity of the matter and go to the different health services if they see any symptoms such as fever, vomiting, headaches and abdomen pain, bleeding, or any other warning sign, for diagnosis and timely treatment.

Lydia stressed Esther Brunet Nodarse, a member of the Central Committee and the first secretary of the Cuban Communist Party (PCC) in the province, the importance of monitoring of homes. "He must act with a great demand," he said.

In her part, Mayrelis warned Pernía Cordero, president of the People's Provincial Assembly, about the need for families to know when their homes or outdoor areas will be fuming.

Dengue is an infectious disease caused by a virus that four serotypes are recognized (1, 2, 3, 4), transmitted by the mosquitoes of the genus Aedes Aegypti. According to researcher Jorge Arias, in Cuban, they have discovered "the four serotypes that are responsible for the disease."

The last cases of serotype 1, before the current case, were found in 1977 in Santiago de Cuba and the total 552,138 on the Island was wet. These patients were part of an epidemic that affected many Central American Caribbean countries and the part of South America belonging to the Caribbean Sea Basin.

The other major epidemic occurred in Cuba in 1981, with 344,203 cases of dengue, and 10,312 of them suffered from hemorrhagic fever (the most dangerous variation) that caused 158 deaths.

The last cases of serotype 1, before the current case, were found in 1977 in Santiago de Cuba and the total 552,138 on the Island was wet in the Island.

In recent weeks and after a rainy season with very large rainfall, the authorities have reconstructed the explorations to find focuses and flames in many parts of the country, especially the largest cities populous.

In Havana, the bodies of inspectors involved with the Public Ministry and the fake brigades increase their presence. In municipalities such as Centro Habana, Cerro and San Miguel del Padrón, doctors and nurses are in line with home checks to confirm that they are being maintained.

During this summer, many states in the heart of the country said there was a hemigraphic presence. In 2017, according to figures from the Public Health Ministry, cases of this disease were reduced on the island by 68% compared to the previous year.

Last year, dengue was present in two boroughs and 11 health areas in the province of Holguín and Ciego de Ávila, while other diseases transmitted by Aedes aegypti, such as Zika, have been located in 38 health areas of Havana, Mayabeque, Villa Clara, Sancti Spíritus, Ciego de Ávila, Camagüey, Las Tunas to Holguín.

According to the World Health Organization, all dengue serotypes have affected America. In many Latin American countries they circulate at the same time, creating a serious risk of epidemics.

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