Chikungunya And Dengue In The South West Indian Ocean

Tue, 21 Mar 2006 05:00 AM EST

... Chikungunya in La Réunion (France), Mayotte, Maurice, Seychelles and India. 28 March 2006, 3115 cases of chikungunya have been notified by 31 physicians from a sentinel network on La Réunion, including 196 cases reported during the week 27 February - 5 March 2006. Estimations from a mathematical model evaluate that 204 000 people may have been infected by chikungunya virus since March 2005 on La Réunion, including 13 000 persons during the week 27 February - 5 March 2006... click link for more info. ...