South Sudan

South Sudan Kala-Azar Update - Volume 1, Issue 3 (22 December 2014)


Partners Continue to Fight High VL Cases

Visceral leishmaniasis (VL) or kala-azar cases and deaths reported in South Sudan in-creased to 7,204 and 199 respectively by the week ending 12 December since 1 January 2014.

In comparison 2,992 cases and 88 deaths were reported over the same period in 2013.