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Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology
Volume 2019, Article ID 3516284, 12 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2019/3516284
Research Article

Dengue Situation in Bangladesh: An Epidemiological Shift in terms of Morbidity and Mortality

Communicable Disease Control (CDC), Disease Control Division, Directorate General of Health Services, Mohakhali, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh

Correspondence should be addressed to Pulak Mutsuddy; moc.liamtoh@yddustumkalup

Received 1 April 2018; Revised 28 June 2018; Accepted 27 January 2019; Published 10 March 2019

Guest Editor: Sunil Dhiman

Copyright © 2019 Pulak Mutsuddy et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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