Dengue fever continues to gain momentum in Japan. The first case of infection was recorded in the summer. Since then, the number of cases reached 144.
The causative agent is a virus, vector - the mosquito Aedes Aegypti. The disease occurs with fever, rash, muscle pain and swollen lymph nodes. Another name for fever - seven-day fever or the date the disease.
With the aim of preventing and getting rid of the carrier in Tokyo closed several large parks, which is the destruction of insects.
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Dengue fever in some cases occurs with complications. One of them - meningitis, polyneuritis, pneumonia, otitis, and psychosis. Specialists are concerned about the epidemic situation in Japan and shall take all necessary measures to stop the spread of disease.