Skip directly to search Skip directly to A to Z list Skip directly to site content
CDC Home

Volume 9, Number 4—April 2003

Research

Dengue Fever in Travelers to the Tropics, 1998 and 1999

Heidi Lindbäck*†, Johan Lindbäck†, Anders Tegnell†, Ragnhild Janzon†, Sirkka Vene†, and Karl Ekdahl†Comments to Author 
Author affiliations: *Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden; †Swedish Institute for Infectious Disease Control, Solna, Sweden

Main Article

Table 1

Country of infection for dengue fever casesa

Country of infection All cases Responders Nonresponders
Thailand
75
50
25
Philippines
5
5
0
India
4
3
1
Caribbean Islands (unspecified)
4
3
1
Malaysia
3
3
0
Sri Lanka
2
2
0
Central America (unspecified)
2
2
0
Indonesia
2
0
2
Nepal
1
1
0
Singapore
1
1
0
Cambodia
1
0
1
Laos
1
1
0
Vietnam
1
0
1
Nicaragua
1
1
0
Colombia
1
1
0
Tanzania
1
1
0
Unknown
2
0
2
Total 107 74 33

aDivided by responders and nonresponders to travel questionnaires.

Main Article

Top of Page

USA.gov: The U.S. Government's Official Web PortalDepartment of Health and Human Services
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention   1600 Clifton Rd. Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
800-CDC-INFO (800-232-4636) TTY: (888) 232-6348 - Contact CDC–INFO