Apr 2, 2016

Typhoid Fever: Fiji Outbreak Reported in Aftermath of Tropical Cyclone Winston

Fiji
by
Robert Herriman
,
Outbreak News Today
Typhoid. Image: CDC
Typhoid. Image: CDC

In the aftermath of the storm, Fiji health officials are now reporting a typhoid fever outbreak in the Central Division. To date, 25 confirmed (Sixteen cases were recorded in Qelekuro, three in Nabulini, five in Veicorocoro and one in Luvunavuaka) and 21 suspected cases have been reported