by Medindia Content Team on  July 24, 2006 at 5:39 PM Tropical Disease News
Malaria Claims Three Lives in Rourkela
An outbreak of malaria in this steel city has claimed three lives while patients suffering from fever are crowding the Ispat General Hospital (IGH) here, hospital sources said.

Of the eight malaria patients who were admitted to the hospital, three died last night, the sources said.

The condition of three other patients was stated to be critical.

There was an increased inflow of people suffering from fever at the hospital's medicine department, they said.

Source:PTI News

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