Dengue spread in Dehradun due to less rain and changing of strain


This year, due to the spread of Dengue in Dehradun, it has to change the strain and reduce the rain. The team of experts from the center gave this information in a press conference after the study. Told that this time there is strain one serotype of dengue, more patients are exposed in it. At the same time, larvae thrived due to low rainfall and favorable temperatures. The team also gave doctors tips about treatment and told the management. At the same time, not afraid of dengue, he appealed to the people to get treatment early. Director NHM Dr. Anjali Nautiyal, CMO Dr. SK Gupta, Principal Dr. Ashutosh Sayana, MS Dr. KK Tamta, ACMO Dr. NK Tyagi, Dr. Pankaj, CMS Dr. BC Ramola, Dr. NS Bisht, Dr. N.M. LM Upreti, Dr. Praveen Panwar, Dr. PS Rawat, District Malaria Officer Subhash Joshi etc. were present.

The team of experts Dr. Ghanshyam Pangati, Prof. Dr. Ashutosh Vishwas and Dr. Amit Katteva, who reached Dehradun under NHM, visited Doon Medical College first and then Gandhi Shatabdi Hospital on Thursday. Here he reviewed the situation of dengue wards. He then informed them about better treatment of dengue in the workshop of physicians. Experts told reporters that the dengue virus changes in nature after a certain time. This increases the strength of the virus. For this reason, it is more dangerous than before. This is what happened this year. That is why so many patients are coming forward. At the same time, dengue outbreak has increased due to increasing population of Aedes mosquito due to less rain. Told that up to 80 percent of patients on dengue can be cured without being admitted.


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