EPR Outbreak News

Guinea

As of 18:00 on 17 April, the Ministry of Health (MOH) of Guinea has reported a cumulative total of 203 clinical cases of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), including 129 deaths. To date, 158 patients have been tested for ebolavirus infection and 109 cases have been laboratory confirmed, including 61 deaths.  In addition, 41 cases (34 deaths) meet the probable case definition for EVD and 53 cases (34 deaths) are classified as suspected cases. Twenty-four (24) health care workers (HCW) have been affected (18 confirmed), with 15 deaths (11 confirmed). 

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Guinea

As of 18:00 on  16 April, the Ministry of Health (MOH) of Guinea has reported a cumulative total of  197 clinical cases of Ebola Virus Disease (EVD), including  122 deaths. To date, 101 cases have been laboratory confirmed, including 56 deaths,  43 cases ( 33 deaths) meet the probable case definition for EVD and  53 cases (33 deaths) are classified as suspected cases. Twenty- four (24) health care workers have been affected with 13 deaths.  Clinical cases of EVD have been reported from Conakry ( 47 cases, including 16 deaths), Guekedou (117/80), Macenta (22/16), Kissidougou (6/5), Dabola (4/4) and Djingaraye (1/1).

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