04 Dec 2018 Central African Republic

As of 23 November 2018, a total of 119 cases of acute jaundice syndrome were recorded, including two deaths. Of these cases, 80 have been confirmed positive for Hepatitis E virus infection.

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09 Oct 2018 Bocaranga. Central African Republic

On 2 October 2018, the Ministry of Health and Population declared an outbreak of hepatitis E virus infection in Bocaranga-Koui health district. Thirty one cases have been identified since 10 September 2018, including one death. Twenty nine specimens tested IgM positive for HEV by serology.

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