No New Ebola Cases Reported Last Week: World Health Organization

by Shirley Johanna on  October 8, 2015 at 6:31 PM Tropical Disease News
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The World Health Organization (WHO) announced that no new Ebola cases were confirmed last week, marking the first full week without fresh cases of the deadly disease in a year an a half.
No New Ebola Cases Reported Last Week: World Health Organization
No New Ebola Cases Reported Last Week: World Health Organization
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"No confirmed cases of Ebola virus disease were reported in the week to 4 October," WHO said in its latest situation report on the west African Ebola outbreak, pointing out that "this is the first time that a complete epidemiological week has elapsed with zero confirmed cases since March 2014."

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Since the Ebola outbreak in Guinea's forest region last year, the deadly disease has killed more than 11,200 people in West Africa.

Source: AFP
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