22 junior doctors down with dengue in Agra

As many as 22 junior doctors of the reputed S N Medical College here have tested positive for dengue, a top college official said on Friday.

Last Updated: Sep 10, 2010, 23:29 PM IST

Agra: As many as 22 junior doctors of the
reputed S N Medical College here have tested positive for
dengue, a top college official said on Friday.

Two of the affected doctors have been undergoing
treatment in the VIP ward of the hospital, while the rest are
being treated in their hostel rooms, Principal Dr K K Gupta
said.

A junior resident doctor, who had complained of bleeding
after being tested positive for dengue, was found to be
suffering from anal fissure, Gupta said.

To check the spread of malaria and dengue, the State
Health Department has started fogging in several areas in the
city.

PTI