Malawi

Disease outbreaks reported: Cholera in Malawi

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Situation Report
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As of 24 August 2002 the Ministry of Health has reported 755 cases and 24 deaths (case-fatality rate, 3.17%) in the Nkhotakota region since the beginning of the outbreak in May 2002.
WHO, along with UNICEF is assisting the Ministry of Health to implement measures to control the outbreak including the strengthening of surveillance systems.