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PostPosted: Fri Aug 29, 2014 5:59 am 
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Media reports cite 7 more confirmed Ebola cases in the Democratic Republic of Congo, which were from the 23 suspect cases. Thus, the total number of cases is 42 with a distribution of 13, 13, 16 for confirmed, probable, and suspect Ebola cases, respectively.

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PostPosted: Fri Aug 29, 2014 6:04 am 
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DRC: 7 new cases of Ebola in Djera
published there two hours, 54 minutes | Last Update August 29, 2014 at 7:58

The Health Minister Felix Kabange, announced Thursday, Aug. 28 that seven new cases of Ebola have been confirmed by laboratory tests. Bringing to thirteen the number of people affected by the virus in the area Djera people in northern Ecuador, where the epidemic was declared. The Minister ensures that for now the epidemic is contained in this sector alone.
"Instead of six, we now have thirteen cases involved. The number of probable cases is still thirteen and the number of suspects is sixteen, "explains the Minister of Health.

The new cases were confirmed after analysis of samples taken from the seven suspects.

Moreover, Felix Kabange indicates that alerts reported in recent days in Kinshasa and Katanga Ebola virus proved false after analysis.

"I would like to point out that we had alerts. On Wednesday, we have a large warning in university clinics where we had two subjects (one adult with a bleeding nose with fever and a child of 9 years). Both cases were suspected of Ebola hemorrhagic fever. The samples were taken by the National Institute for Biomedical Research. The results have just been released tonight. Both are negative, "says the Minister of Health.

Felix Kabange adds that another suspected case in Katanga was also negative after analysis.

"We had a suspect who came Katanga. Suspected Ebola virus on an adult who went Malemba Nkulu to the hospital in Kamina. The sample was taken and the case is negative, "he says, confirming that the epidemic is still contained Djera.

"I continue to confirm there is no Ebola at Kinshasa. We continue to confirm that the positive Ebola cases are cases that are located at sector Djera "says the minister.

http://radiookapi.net/actualite/2014/08 ... ola-djera/

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PostPosted: Fri Aug 29, 2014 6:12 am 
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DRC: 7 new cases of Ebola in Djera
published there two hours, 54 minutes | Last Update August 29, 2014 at 7:58

The Health Minister Felix Kabange, announced Thursday, Aug. 28 that seven new cases of Ebola have been confirmed by laboratory tests. Bringing to thirteen the number of people affected by the virus in the area Djera people in northern Ecuador, where the epidemic was declared. The Minister ensures that for now the epidemic is contained in this sector alone.
"Instead of six, we now have thirteen cases involved. The number of probable cases is still thirteen and the number of suspects is sixteen, "explains the Minister of Health.

The new cases were confirmed after analysis of samples taken from the seven suspects.

Moreover, Felix Kabange indicates that alerts reported in recent days in Kinshasa and Katanga Ebola virus proved false after analysis.

"I would like to point out that we had alerts. On Wednesday, we have a large warning in university clinics where we had two subjects (one adult with a bleeding nose with fever and a child of 9 years). Both cases were suspected of Ebola hemorrhagic fever. The samples were taken by the National Institute for Biomedical Research. The results have just been released tonight. Both are negative, "says the Minister of Health.

Felix Kabange adds that another suspected case in Katanga was also negative after analysis.

"We had a suspect who came Katanga. Suspected Ebola virus on an adult who went Malemba Nkulu to the hospital in Kamina. The sample was taken and the case is negative, "he says, confirming that the epidemic is still contained Djera.

"I continue to confirm there is no Ebola at Kinshasa. We continue to confirm that the positive Ebola cases are cases that are located at sector Djera "says the minister.

http://radiookapi.net/actualite/2014/08 ... ola-djera/

http://fr.allafrica.com/stories/201408290622.html

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 01, 2014 11:03 am 
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Information about the disease Ebola Point in Ecuador (DRC) at No.4 August 29, 2014
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on a cumulative total of 42 cases in the health zone Boende, 13 cases have been confirmed including 7 of 28 August 2014 A total of 15 samples were analyzed at 28 August 2014 in Kinshasa (INRB ) and Vile France / Gabon (CIRMF).
Among the seven new confirmed cases, 4 cases are located Lokolia, 2 in the town of Boende Moke and 1 to the General (Hospital Reference HGR) Boende.
remains 16 suspected cases and 13 probable cases that are being followed by the field teams.
11 cases remain in isolation and no additional deaths over 13 reported until today.
168 cases of people contacts have been identified and are being followed by the field teams.

Coordination

Finalization of the national responses.
Continued held daily meetings of the TNC office of the Minister of Health.
Security and Logistics
Announces Government of the provision of a cargo flight for Saturday, August 30, 2014.

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