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    • Emergence of Epidemic Dengue-1 Virus in the Southern Province of Sri Lanka. 

      Bodinayake, Champica K; Tillekeratne, L Gayani; Nagahawatte, Ajith; Devasiri, Vasantha; Kodikara Arachichi, Wasantha; Strouse, John J; Sessions, October M; ... (19 authors) (PLoS Negl Trop Dis, 2016-10)
      BACKGROUND: Dengue is a frequent cause of acute febrile illness with an expanding global distribution. Since the 1960s, dengue in Sri Lanka has been documented primarily along the heavily urbanized western coast with periodic ...
    • Molecular and Epidemiological Assessment of Dengue Fever in Southern Sri Lanka in 2012 

      Uehara, Anna (2014)
      The mosquito-borne dengue viruses (DENV 1, 2, 3, and 4) have a rapidly expanding geographic range and have become endemic in over 100 countries with tropical and subtropical climates, including Sri Lanka. In Sri Lanka, dengue ...