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Monday, July 30, 2018 in the evening, the Ministry of Health mentions ” 25 cases of fever ” in the region of Beni (North Kivu),  A doctor on the spot spoke of ” 15 deaths out of 26 cases “: ” Patients come with vomiting, loose stools, nasal bleeding and vomiting of blood.We have no inputs (equipment and drugs NDLR) to treat them and the staff is exposed to contamination, “told AFP Dr. Alain Musondolya stationed in the rural town of Mangina, 30 km southwest of Beni.

 Samples have been collected and are being sent to Kinshasa for analysis by the National Institute for Biomedical Research (INRB), ” the ministry said in its statement. An investigation team of the General Directorate for the fight against the disease (DGLM), composed of three experts, including two epidemiologists and a biologist, will arrive in Beni as of Tuesday, July 31, 2018, ” the statement added. ”  The ministry invites the population in the areas concerned to remain calm, vigilant and to respect the measures of hygiene, in particular the regular washing of the hands, ” the statement concludes. ‘Ebola. An official of Beni, Modeste Bakwanamaha, asked the population ” to observe the rules of hygiene ” and ” not to manipulate the body of a person who died of this disease, ” a statement issued during the Ebola outbreaks.https://www.sciencesetavenir.fr/sante/rdc-apres-ebola-15-personnes-seraient-decedees-d-une-fievre-non-identifiee_126354


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