Friday , January 22 2021

Ebola outbreak increased to 170

According to a statement from the Ministry of Health of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, 329 cases of haemorrhagic fever have been observed in the northern Kivu state and then in the outbreak of the Ituri province. Of these, 294 were found to transport Ebola virus.

Second AA; In the outbreak of 170 people having lost their lives so far, about 100 people have recovered from the virus.

There are also 35 mortal cases of 329 cases of hemorrhagic fever that have not been confirmed as a result of the ebola virus. Since the bodies of those who lost their lives with similar symptoms were buried without autopsy, certain causes of death could not be determined.

The campaign was launched on August 8 and 28 thousand 727 people were vaccinated.

On the other hand, the number of cases of hemorrhagic fever registered in the recent epidemic epidemic exceeded the number of cases in 1976, when the outbreak was first seen. In the first Ebola epidemic in 1976, 280 people died in 318 hemorrhagic cases.

Ebola appeared for the first time in KDC in 1976, and in December of 2013 extended in West Africa. In Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, about 30,000 people were infected with ebola and more than 11,000 people died in the outbreak 2014-2017.


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