Japanese encephalitis vaccination
What is Japanese encephalitis?
Japanese encephalitis is a viral disease which can trigger inflammation of the brain and mucus membrane. Depending on the age of the patient, Japanese encephalitis can end in death for up to 3 out of 10 people.
Japanese encephalitis is transmitted via mosquito bites, which are especially present in India, China and south-east Asia.
Vaccination recommendations for travellers:
The Austrian vaccination plan only recommends the vaccination against Japanese encephalitis for people travelling to Asia.
Depends on travel dates and age of traveller(s)
Are you planning a trip to Asia? Would you like to learn more about vaccinations against Japanese encephalitis?
We would be happy to help you decide which vaccinations are best for you!
Book an appointment online or make an appointment on the phone with the City of Vienna vaccination service: Tel. +43 1 – 1450