PARAGUAY

Vaccines suggested to any or all visitors:

  • Hepatitis A
  • Tetanus
  • Typhoid

Yellow fever (risk is gift throughout the country, except town of Ascension wherever the danger is low).

Vaccines suggested to some guests (long term travellers, travellers operating in risk areas):

  • Diptheria
  • Hepatitis B
  • Rabies

British travellers ought to conjointly guarantee they need adequate protection from morbilli, epidemic parotitis and epidemic roseola and infectious disease, that area unit commonly given as a part of the childhood vaccination schedule.

Malaria and regions among country:chinna

There is a variable risk of P.Vivax protozoal infection within the areas of Alto river and Caaguazu. there’s a coffee to no risk in alternative components of the country.
Malaria chemoprophylaxis for variable risk zones:
Chloroquine (Proguanil also can be used if antimalarial isn’t deemed suitable).

Diseases gift that can’t be immunised against:

  • Dengue fever
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Leishmaniasis
  • Stomach bugs/diarrhoea
  • Trypanosomiasis – yank

Recent outbreaks (past vi months):

June 2013: infectious disease
Over 90,000 cases of infectious disease are confirmed as well as sixty two fatalities. Travellers area unit suggested to use a DEET based mostly dipteran repellent and covers areas of exposed skin with article of clothing, particularly throughout daytime.