Dengue at the time of COVID-19 in the Philippines


  • Xerxes Tesoro Seposo School of Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nagasaki University, Japan



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How to Cite

Seposo XT. Dengue at the time of COVID-19 in the Philippines. Western Pac Surveill Response J [Internet]. 2021 May 7 [cited 2023 May 30];12(2):2. Available from:



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