However, there is a high rate of larval infections. This situation appears in the Asunción and Central areas, rewriting the health portfolio. According to the data, the two cities have 70% larvae.
In the case of suspects, 246 have been reported in the last three weeks. Asunción and Central again cover most of them, 73.3%. In the distribution of statistics, 130 (52.8%) concentrate in the middle. 49 (20%) while in Asunción.
MSP also indicates that there is no active occurrence of the disease today. However, call your guard down and ask to take preventive measures to remove mosquito breeding sites.
FAKTORE. Guillermo Sequera, MSP's Health Care Director, notes that the notification of possible cases is on the rise. "Compared to previous years, they are smaller, with 500 cases in December last week, the situation has to be linked to different causes, such as the cold season that was very widespread. In the last two years, there was less dengue in the region," explains Sequeras.
However, he emphasized the most important rise after the holidays. But this season will not be similar to the previous one, to go to the last epidemics that have occurred. "This year should be a quiet year, but this is very difficult. The phenomenon of El Niño will be announced until the middle of the year. It brings a lot of rain."
At the same time, they are working with politicians to develop predictability models.
CRIADEROS. The Director of Health Care also comments that according to maps by Senepa, it is the people who seek to reuse most of the breeding sites found in homes.
This group includes common toilets, pelopinettes, containers, mud, old furniture, refrigerators, other non-use items. According to Senepa's breeding sites, the descriptions are 60%.