"Scrub Typhus" epidemic spreads to 32 districts

The cases of Scrub Typhus, a disease that had been diagnosed in Nepal last year, has been growing daily since then. The number of patients suffering from this disease has been growing and to date, there has been 222 cases of the disease among which 6 people have already died due to the infection. Kathmandu, Dhading, Rupandehi, Sankhuwasabha, Nuwakot are among the districts which are affected by this epidemic.

Source : Swasthiya Khabar Patrika
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