Adamawa State Situation Report of Cholera Outbreak - Week No 54: 25th September, 2019

Report
from World Health Organization, Government of Nigeria
Published on 25 Sep 2019 View Original

Highlights

o One (1) new case was reported on the 25th September, 2019 from Girei LGA.

o Total case count now stands at 774 with 4 deaths. CFR=0.52%

o No new settlement or ward has been infected. 16 settlements are those reporting new suspected cases.

Epidemiological Summary

The total number of cases reported as at 25th September, 2019 stands at 774 with 4 deaths (CFR=0.52%), Yola North has 471 cases with 2 deaths (CFR= 0.42%); Girei has 192 cases with 1 death (CFR= 0.52 %), Yola South has 110 cases with 1 death (CFR= 0.91 %) and Song has 1 case with 0 death (CFR= 0 %). So far, 189 samples yielded growth suggestive of Vibrio cholerae on culture and results of 14 isolates from the reference laboratory revealed 01 serotype.