08 Dec 2017 Uganda

As of 8 December 2017, the WHO has confirmed that the outbreak of Marburg haemorrhagic fever in Uganda has been controlled. There were three deaths over the course of the outbreak.

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07 Nov 2017 Uganda

As of 6 November 2017, with further laboratory confirmation, the cumulative number of deaths from Marburg virus remains at two confirmed and one probable. A recent, additional suspected case is notified among health staff. The suspected case that was followed in Kenya turned out to be negative.

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31 Oct 2017 Uganda

As of 29 October 2017, a total of six cases (2 confirmed, 1 probable and 3 suspected) have been reported in Kween and Kapchorwa Districts (East of Uganda). Three of the six cases have died. Active surveillance activities and contact tracing are ongoing.

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19 Oct 2017 Eastern. Uganda

As of 19 October 2017, a fatal case in a 50-year old from Kween District, Eastern Uganda, has been confirmed. The case presented and died on 11 October 2017. Contact tracing and further investigations are under way.

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