18 Sep 2019 Liberia

From 1 January to 8 September 2019, a total of 106 suspected cases of Lassa fever with 22 deaths have been reported. Of 97 suspected cases sampled, 27 tested positive. The traditional Lassa fever belt in the country appears to be expanding with confirmed cases being reported from the south eastern region not previously known to be endemic for the disease.

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26 Mar 2019 Liberia

As of 23 March 2019, 36 cases of lassa fever, 16 confirmed, have been reported including seven deaths.

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29 Jan 2019 Grand Bassa. Liberia

A 21-year-old female from Grand Bassa County has been confirmed for Lassa virus infection by PCR on 17 January 2019. A total of 20 contacts including two healthcare workers are under follow-up.

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