Dengue

Dengue is a mosquito-borne viral disease widely spread in tropical and subtropical regions. The disease is transmitted by Aedes mosquitoes, which breed in the peridomestic environment. While most of the clinical cases present a febrile illness, severe forms including hemorrhagic fevers and shock with fatalities are reported. As dengue is a “viral hemorrhagic fever”, the disease is under European surveillance. 

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Communicable disease threats report, 25-31 July 2021, week 30

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Communicable disease threats report, 4-10 July 2021, week 27

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Communicable disease threats report, 27 June-3 July 2021, week 26

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Communicable disease threats report, 20-26 June 2021, week 25

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Communicable disease threats report, 6 - 12 June 2021, week 23

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Geographical distribution of dengue cases reported worldwide, 2020

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Geographical distribution of dengue cases reported worldwide, 2019

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Dengue worldwide overview

Peer-Reviewed Publication

The 2020 report of The Lancet Countdown on health and climate change: responding to converging crises

Jan 2021

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Infectious disease surveillance system descriptors: proposal for a comprehensive set

Jul 2020

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The Mosquito, the Virus, the Climate: An Unforeseen Réunion in 2018

Jul 2020

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Risks related to chikungunya infections among European Union travelers, 2012-2018

Jun 2020

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Pathogen reduction of blood components during outbreaks of infectious diseases in the European Union: an expert opinion from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control consultation meeting

Dec 2019

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Disease networks

Emerging Viral Diseases-Expert Laboratory Network (EVD-LabNet)

European network for medical and veterinary entomology (VectorNet)