South Korea

Yellow Fever

  • No requirements or recommendations.

Malaria

  • Areas with malaria: Limited to the months of March–December in rural areas in the northern parts of Incheon, Kangwon-do, and Kyônggi-do Provinces, including the demilitarized zone (DMZ).
  • Estimated relative risk of malaria for US travelers: Low.
  • Drug resistance 4: None.
  • Malaria species: P. vivax 100%.
  • Recommended chemoprophylaxis: Atovaquone-proguanil, chloroquine, doxycycline, mefloquine, or primaquine 5.

Citation

Brunette, Gary W., editor. "South Korea." CDC Yellow Book, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2018. Relief Central, relief.unboundmedicine.com/relief/view/cdc-yellow-book/204398/all/South_Korea.
South Korea. In: Brunette GW, ed. CDC Yellow Book. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; 2018. https://relief.unboundmedicine.com/relief/view/cdc-yellow-book/204398/all/South_Korea. Accessed March 25, 2019.
South Korea. (2018). In Brunette, G. W. (Ed.), CDC Yellow Book. Available from https://relief.unboundmedicine.com/relief/view/cdc-yellow-book/204398/all/South_Korea
South Korea [Internet]. In: Brunette GW, editors. CDC Yellow Book. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; 2018. [cited 2019 March 25]. Available from: https://relief.unboundmedicine.com/relief/view/cdc-yellow-book/204398/all/South_Korea.
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