Dengue Fever Seroprevalence and Risk Factors, Texas-Mexico Border, 2004
Dengue fever is both endemic and underrecognized along a section of the southern Texas–Mexico border, and low income is a primary risk factor for infection. As part of a special section on Global Poverty and Human Development, Dr. Joan Marie Brunkard discusses a dengue seroprevalence survey in this region and what can be done to help prevent infection and to identify and treat those who are infected. Created: 11/1/2007 by Emerging Infectious Diseases. Date Released: 1/24/2008. Series Name: Emerging Infectious Diseases.
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