Rio Preto confirms 4,600 positive cases of dengue in 2020
Jun 30, 2020 at 17:35
In June alone, there were 506 notifications and 11 positive cases confirmed in the municipality
Rio Preto accounted for 4,600
positive cases of dengue in 2020. In June alone, there were 506 notifications and 11
positive cases of the disease. The information was released on Tuesday (30)
by the Health Department.
According to the folder, another 15 cases
480 have already been discarded and 480 are still being investigated. To date, 1,912
cases were discarded. Another 1,745 are still under investigation. In total,
8,285 cases were reported. Two deaths from the disease were recorded in the
municipality – the victims are a 25-year-old boy who had morbid obesity and
a 32 year old man.
This Tuesday, the Secretariat
de Saúde reported that dengue killed 53 times more than Covid-19 in the city.
Rio Preto did not confirm cases of
zika virus in city residents in 2020. At the moment, the municipality has
97 notifications, of which 88 have already been discarded and 9 are still in
Rio Preto records a case
positive of Chikungunya as a resident of the city in 2020. Of the 19 notifications
received during the year, 16 have already been discarded and two are still under investigation.
In 2020, Rio Preto did not register
measles cases in residents. The 9 notifications for the disease have already been
In 2020, Rio Preto notified 15
cases of epizootics in monkeys, of which in 4 it was not possible to collect
material for examining for yellow fever. Of the 11 materials collected, 10
presented negative results and one is under investigation.
So far there are 14 cases of Influenza in the municipality, 6 of which are type A H1N1, 3 of type Influenza A are not subtyped and 5 of type Influenza B.