zoonotic diseases


  • rabies 2019-08-05 17:42

    Rabies on the rise in Iran: official

    TEHRAN – The number of cases of rabies in Iran increased in the past Iranian calendar year 1397 (March 2018 – March 2019), compared to its preceding year, said Behzad Amiri, the head of zoonotic diseases department at the ministry of health, ISNA reported on Sunday.

  • West Nile virus 2019-07-26 13:11

    Health Ministry takes precaution against West Nile virus

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Health Ministry has taken precaution against the spread of West Nile virus (WNV) in the country.

  • nomads 2019-07-10 11:03

    Mobile health centers for nomads to increase

    TEHRAN- The number of mobile health centers for nomads will be increased, announced Deputy Health Minister Alireza Raisi. 

  • crimean-congo hemorrhagic fever 2019-07-09 20:48

    Five died of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever since March 

    TEHRAN- Since the beginning of the current [Iranian calendar] year (March 21), 54 people have been diagnosed with Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever and five of them lost their lives, said Behzad Amiri, head of zoonotic diseases department at the ministry of health.