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Liberia IDSR Epidemiology Bulletin 2017 Epi week 38

Liberia IDSR Epidemiology Bulletin 2017 Epi week 38- Sept. 18-24, 2017

Vachel Harris Lake

A total of ninety-one suspected cases of immediately reportable diseases and events with 23 deaths were reported from 15  counties
 Health facility reporting completeness and timeliness are 98% and 94% respectively
 Measles outbreaks confirmed in Bong and Nimba Counties
 Eight neonatal deaths identified retrospectively in Bong County
 Grand Kru County reached alert threshold for meningitis  with six suspected cases reported

 However, only one case was confirmed and the other five discarded due to negative lab results