Adamawa State Situation Report of Cholera Outbreak - Week No 64: 8th November, 2019

Report
from World Health Organization, Government of Nigeria
Published on 08 Nov 2019 View Original

Highlights

  • Ten (10) new cases were reported from 31st October to 8th November, 2019 from Yola North, Yola South and Girei LGAs.

  • Total case count now stands at 818 with 4 deaths. CFR=0.495%

Epidemiological Summary

The total number of cases reported as at 8th November, 2019 stands at 818 with 4 deaths (CFR=0.489 %), Yola North has 499 cases with 2 deaths (CFR= 0.400 %); Girei has 197 cases with 1 death (CFR= 0.508 %), Yola South has 121 cases with 1 death (CFR= 0.826 %) and Song has 1 case with 0 death (CFR= 0.000 %). So far, 189 samples yielded growth suggestive of Vibrio cholerae on culture and results of 14 isolates from the reference laboratory revealed 01 serotype.