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DID YOU KNOW: Metro Manila has most leptospirosis cases

/ 05:00 AM September 12, 2017

Metro Manila accounted for 18.9 percent or 172 of the 910 leptospirosis cases reported nationwide from Jan. 1 to Aug. 5, 2017, according to the Department of Health.

The region had the highest number of cases during the period, followed by Davao Region with 12.3 percent or 112 cases.

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Latest data from the DOH also showed 22 recorded deaths due to leptospirosis in Metro Manila during the period. Marielle Medina

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