29 Aug 2017 Niger

Between 2 January and 13 August 2017, a total of 1,610 suspected cases (38 deaths) have been reported. The majority of cases originated from Diffa Health District (912), followed by N’Guigmi (286), and Bosso (235). Between 11 April 2017 and 5 July 2017, 653 samples were tested. Of these 67.5% were positive for hepatitis E.

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06 Jul 2017 Diffa. Niger

As 4 July 2017, a total of 1,113 suspected cases of hepatitis E with 34 deaths have been reported in the Diffa region from January through June 2017.

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08 Jun 2017 Diffa. Niger

As 1 June 2017, a total of 794 suspected cases with 33 deaths have been reported in the Diffa region since January 2017.

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02 Jun 2017 Diffa. Niger

As 16 May 2017, a total of 403 suspected cases with 27 deaths have been reported in the Diffa region since January 2017.

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08 May 2017 Diffa. Niger

As 5 May 2017, a total of 282 suspected cases of Hepatitis E with 27 deaths have been reported in the Diffa region since January 2017. A high fatality rate has been seen among pregnant women.

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19 Apr 2017 Diffa. Niger

As of 12 April 2017, the Ministry of Health, Niger notified WHO of a Hepatitis E outbreak, the first ever reported in the country. A total of 72 cases of acute jaundice syndrome, with 17 deaths (all pregnant women) have been reported.

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