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Did You Know: 480 leptospirosis cases noted from Jan. 1-May 25

/ 05:08 AM September 18, 2019

According to the Department of Health, a total of 480 leptospirosis cases were reported nationwide from Jan. 1 to May 25.

The figure was 54 percent lower than the 1,048 cases recorded during the same period in 2018.

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There were 60 deaths recorded nationwide due to leptospirosis from January to May this year, 18 of these in Metro Manila. —Marielle Medina, Inquirer Research

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