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3:56 AM July 5, 2018

Date Updated:

3:56 AM July 5, 2018

in: Health
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Lepto Outbreak Declared By DOH In These Following Areas

The Department of Health (DOH) has declared a Lepto outbreak or leptospirosis outbreak in different areas in Metro Manila.

The health department is now closely monitoring the ‘leptospirosis’ cases in the Philippines affecting the health of the Filipino people.

Over the past few weeks, about 1, 040 cases of leptospirosis have been recorded throughout the country wherein 93 of the victims died.

Lepto Outbreak

DOH Secretary Francisco Duque declared a leptospirosis outbreak on some areas in Metro Manila due to the increasing number of victims.

Lepto Outbreak

Here are areas covered by lepto outbreak in Metro Manila:

Quezon City

  • Bagbag
  • Bagong Silang
  • Batasan Hills
  • Commonwealth
  • Novaliches Proper
  • Payatas
  • Pinyahan
  • Vasra

Taguig City

  • Lower Bicutan
  • Western Bicutan
  • Maharlika Village
  • Signal Village

Pasig City

  • Pinagbuhatan

Parañaque City

  • BF Homes
  • San Dionisio

Navotas City

North Bay Blvd. South

Mandaluyong City

  • Addition Hills

Malabon City

  • Concepcion

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