Somalia CSR/EWARN Epidemiological Bulletin: Volume 1, Issue 36

Report
from World Health Organization
Published on 26 Sep 2016 View Original

Highlights

  • There was an 18% increase in the total number of consultation from 63,943 in week 35 to 76043 in week 36. Majority of the consultation were seen in Somali land and Central zone

  • There was a 47% increase in the number of AWD cases reported from 69 in week 35 to 102 cases in week 36. No deaths attributed to AWD was reported during the week

  • There was a 42% increase in the number of measles cases reported from 101 in week 35 to 142 in week 36. No death was attributed to measles during the week.

  • Stool samples for AWD cases and blood samples for suspected measles have been collected to confirm the suspected cases