Woman dies of septicemic shock from dengue fever
A 37-year-old woman who visited Vietnam at the end of August, 2017, was diagnosed with dengue fever at the beginning of September, 2017, after returning to Taiwan. She died of septicemic shock one week after hospitalization.
Between September 18 and September 24, 2017, Taiwan has had four new cases of imported dengue fever, mostly involving Taiwanese tourists who had visited Vietnam. There has also been 3 local dengue fever infection cases.