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Cholera Platform

Against cholera

Nigeria - Borno state

Nigeria - Cholera Daily sitrep as of 6 November 2017 - Borno State Ministry of Health

Highlights

  • 4 additional suspected cholera cases were reported.
  • No death reported.
  • No case reported from Dikwa for OVER 3 weeks.
  • No Alert.

Epidemiological summary

  • Total number of suspected cases of cholera reported stands at 5315, with 61 deaths (CFR = 1.1%). 2668 cases in the Muna corridor (Jere LGA), 736 cases in Dikwa, 1757 cases in Monguno, cases in MMC and Mafa stand at 58 and 20 respectively. No new cases were reported from Guzamala (Guworam) today, maintaining the cumulative for Guzamala at 76 cases.
  • Out of the 274 samples tested using RDTs, 220 (80%) were positive while 120 (64%) of 187 samples were culture positive.