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Volume 5, Number 4—August 1999


Dengue Reemergence in Argentina

G. Avilés*Comments to Author , G. Rangeón, V. Vorndam, A. Briones, P. Baroni*, D. Enria*, and M.S. Sabattini*
Author affiliations: *Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Virales Humanas (INEVH) "Dr. J.I. Maiztegui", Administración Nacional de Laboratorios e Institutos de Salud "Dr. C. Malbrán", Pergamino, Argentina; †Ministerio de Salud, Salta, Argentina; ‡Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico; and §Delegación Sanitaria Federal, Salta, Argentina

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Table 1

Imported dengue cases-Argentina, 1997

Plaque reduction neutralization tests
no. Travel
history Onset of
symptoms MAC-ELISA D1 D2 D3 D4
1 Brazil 02/14/97 Pos --- --- --- ---
2 Ecuador unknown/97 Pos 1,280 1,280 80 <20
3 Venezuela 11/16/97 Pos --- --- --- ---
4 Venezuela unknown/97 Pos >1,280 >1,280 >1,280 >1,280

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