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FAQ

Is dengue fever contagious?

Page last updated 28 February 2019

Dengue fever is not spread from person to person, but is spread by the bite of an infected mosquito.

Sources & Citations

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Dengue. Frequently asked questions. Available at: https://www.cdc.gov/dengue/faqfacts/index.html (accessed 18 October 2018).

SPANZ.SAPAS.18.10.0373 - Date of preparation November 2018