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Dengue stings amid Covid-19 in Hyderabad, similar symptoms and concern

Times of India | 19/08/2021 04:57 PM | Click to read full article

Hyderabad: A huge jump in dengue cases is being reported from hospitals and clinics across the city, with individual doctors seeing up to 20 cases each daily since the past eight to ten days. Health authorities have also sounded an alert on the rising dengue and malaria cases.

With focus currently on Covid-19 and symptoms of dengue being similar, health officials are worried about missing cases and misdiagnosis.