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  • Sometimes, a greater than expected number of cases of a disease occurs in a group of people living or working in the same area. This is called a disease cluster.
  • Non-communicable disease clusters are very rare.
  • If you suspect there may be a non-communicable disease cluster at your workplace or in your neighbourhood, talk to your doctor for information, advice and referral.

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Reviewed on: 31-08-2014