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Situation Report of Lassa fever Outbreak in Borno State No. 18: 11th February 2020 - Borno State Ministry of Health

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Nigeria
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Govt. Nigeria
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Highlights

  • 1 new lab confirmed case from Gwoza LGA.

  • 4 pending results with lab.

Epidemiological Summary

Fourteen (14) cases of Lassa fever reported as at 10 February 2020, with 2 associated deaths. The cases are from MMC (5), Jere (1), Bayo (4), Chibok (1), Askira Uba (1), Gwoza (1), and Biu (1). Three (3) samples tested positive while, seven (7) samples were negative. 4 samples results are pending with lab, Bayo (2), Biu (1), and Askira Uba (1).