Bangladesh: Rohingya Emergency Response EWARS Epidemiological Bulletin W21 2019, 28 May 2019

Report
from Government of Bangladesh, World Health Organization
Published on 28 May 2019 View Original

Highlights:

▪ Joint assessment team (JAT) led by WHO conducted one field investigations in response to suspected cholera alerts in camp 1W on 20 May, 2019

▪ Acute respiratory infection (ARI), diarrheal diseases & unexplained fever are the diseases with highest proportional morbidity in last week

▪ Compared to epidemiological week 20, there is an increase in ARI by more than 30%, but no noteworthy changes in trends of other diseases and syndromes.