Dengue fever kills 21 children in Cambodia so far this year: health minister

Cambodia’s Health Minister Mam Bunheng said on Thursday that the country reported over 12,000 cases of dengue fever so far this year, and the dengue fever had claimed 21 children’s lives.

The minister revealed the figures during his visit to the patients at a Kantha Bopha Hospital in Phnom Penh.

Bunheng also called on parents to send their ill children to health centers or state hospitals within 48 hours if they suspect that their kids are infected with a dengue virus.

In full: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2019-06/20/c_138159405.htm

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