Eight Dengue Fever patients admitted in Mombasa

A Bolivian boy, suffering from dengue fever, lies at a hospital in the Plan 3000 district, on the outskirts of Santa Cruz, February 27, 2009. At least eight people with suspected Dengue Fever have been admitted at a private hospital in Mombasa town.

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  • Coast regional director of the Public Health and Sanitation, Dr Anisa Omar said blood spacemen collected from the eight patients admitted at the Mombasa Hospital have been flown to South Africa for analysis.

At least eight people with suspected Dengue Fever have been admitted at a private hospital in Mombasa town as health experts are deployed to tackle the spread of fever being described by medical experts as containable.

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