26 Nov 2019 View Countries + Netherlands
Sierra Leone

As of 24 November 2019, eight cases of Lassa fever have been reported, including three deaths. Three cases have been laboratory confirmed and are all epidemiologically linked. Forty eight contacts have been identified as of 25 November 2019.

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Haemorrhagic fever

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25 Nov 2019 View Countries + Netherlands
Sierra Leone

The first case of Lassa fever reported on 22 November 2019 has died. A second case, who worked directly with the first case in Sierra Leone, is hospitalised in the Netherlands.

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Imported

Haemorrhagic fever

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22 Nov 2019 View Countries + Netherlands
Sierra Leone

A Dutch tropical doctor has been infected with the Lassa virus in Sierra Leone. The doctor became ill during work and repatriated to the Netherlands with a special flight.

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Haemorrhagic fever

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