Bangladesh: Rohingya Emergency Response EWARS Epidemiological Bulletin W40 2018, 10 October 2018

Report
from Government of Bangladesh, World Health Organization
Published on 10 Oct 2018 View Original

Highlights:

• Acute respiratory infection and acute watery diarrhoea are showing an increasing trends, whereas suspected malaria and unexplained fever are showing decreasing trends.

• 24 alerts were raised last week including one EBS alert of suspected acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) case.

• The suspected AFP case was investigated by the Immunization team within 24 hours (turned out to be an old case).

• No notable changes in trends of other diseases and syndromes.