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Syria: EWARS Weekly Bulletin, Week 46: 10 - 16 November 2019

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• During epidemiological week 46 of 2019, 77.8 % of the reporting sites in Al-Hol camp provided diseases surveillance data through the early warning alert and response system (EWARS), with 100% of timeliness among those sites providing data.

• A total of 7866 consultations were recorded in 17 health facilities in the camp in week 46.

• The leading causes of morbidity among all age groups remained acute diarrhea (52.3 %) and influenza-like illnesses (36.1%).

• An upward trend of suspected chickenpox has been observed since week 42. In total, 27 cases of suspected chickenpox were reported during week 46.