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Florida Dengue Tests

Florida health officials are investigating cases of an infectious disease that's usually found in Asia.

Martin County health workers are going door-to-door and asking questions.
   
They are testing for dengue fever.

The state has recorded 18 confirmed cases of the mosquito borne-illness, that causes bone grinding pain, high fever and headaches.

Health workers are also giving residents prevention information.  County officials are inspecting property, and spraying for mosquitoes in affected areas.