Liberia tests mystery illness after 11 unexplained deaths - Gulf Digital News

Monrovia, Liberia: Liberia said on Friday that samples from people struck down by a mystery illness are being tested abroad after 11 unexplained deaths, though Ebola has been ruled out. The unidentified illness has affected 19 people in Greenville, ...

Mystery deaths in Liberia linked to funeral: WHO - Geo News, Pakistan

A boy washes his hands before going to school in Monrovia, February 16, 2015. REUTERS/James Giahyue. GENEVA: Eleven people have died and five are in the hospital, Liberian officials said on Friday, after contracting a mystery illness the World Health ...

Mystery Illness Has Killed 9 in Liberia - Prensa Latina

30 de abril de 2017, 00:47Monrovia, April 30 (Prensa Latina) A mysterious illness that has caused nine deaths and eight infected in a town close to this city, capital of Liberia, is keeping health authorities at bay. The only clue that professionals ...

9 dead of mystery illness in Liberia as Ebola is ruled out - Normangee Star

“Yesterday WHO received a report from Liberia health authorities about a cluster of unexplained illness and deaths in the southern part of the country – Sinoe County”, WHO spokesman Tarik Jasarevic said in emailed comments. “Ebola”, said Liberia's ...

Mystery illness kills 11 in Liberia – Ebola ruled out - WND.com

(Reuters) Eleven people have died and five are in the hospital, Liberian officials said on Friday, after contracting a mystery illness the World Health Organisation (WHO) said was linked to attendance at the funeral of a religious leader. “We are still ...

Health Highlights: April 28, 2017 - Doctors Lounge

Officials at the World Health Organization (WHO) say they've ruled out Ebola as the cause of an illness that's killed 11 of 17 people in the West African nation of Liberia. According to the WHO, the "cluster of unexplained illnesses" began April 24 in ...

'Strange Disease' Hits Monrovia, Health Authorities Say 1 Pronounced Dead - Global News Network

The outbreak of what medical authorities considered as 'Strange Disease' in Greenville, southeastern Liberia, Sinoe County, has reportedly taken the lives of eleven person and several being placed on critical list has reportedly crept in the populated ...

Liberia to Send Blood Samples Abroad in Latest Disease Outbreak - AllAfrica.com

Monrovia — Liberia does not have the capacity to diagnose the latest disease outbreak which has already killed at least 11 persons in Sinoe County. Nine infected persons are undergoing treatment. There are fears that the number may rise. The country's ...

11 die of mystery illness in Liberia, Ebola ruled out - News24

Monrovia - United Nations officials say at least 11 people have died from a mysterious illness in Liberia, and tests have been negative for the Ebola virus. The World Health Organisation said on Friday that authorities were looking into whether the ...

Mystery Illness Kills 11, Sickens At Least 5 Others In Liberia - Tech Times

A mystery illness claims 11 lives in Liberia. The deaths come almost a year after WHO announced the end of the latest Ebola outbreak in the country. ( S. Hawkey | WHO ). Advertisement. Advertisement. Liberia is once again under the close watch of the ...

Regular Press Briefing by the Information Service, 28 April 2017 - Liberia - Reliefweb

Asked about a new disease discovered in Liberia, Fadela Chaib, for the World Health Organization (WHO), said that on 25 April, WHO had received a report from Liberia health authorities about a cluster of unexplained illness and deaths from Francis ...

11 Mourners Die of Puzzling Illness (The Guardian) - MedPage Today

The cause of death for 11 funeral attendees in Liberia has not been discovered, but Ebola was ruled out, according to a report in The Guardian. It's been 2 years since Ebola plagued the African nation, but the disease is known to spread from contact ...

Mysterious illness kills 11 in Liberia, where Ebola raged - The Boston Globe

WASHINGTON — World Health Organization officials said Friday that they are investigating a troubling report out of Liberia of a ''cluster of unexplained illnesses and deaths'' in an area several hours from Monrovia. Since April 24, at least 17 people ...

Liberia: Death Toll From 'Strange Disease' in Sinoe Climbs to 10 - AllAfrica.com

The Chief Medical Officer of Liberia, Dr. Francis Kateh, has disclosed that another person has died from the 'strange disease' in Sinoe County, bringing to ten the number of deaths. Dr. Kateh told ELBC Radio Thursday that another person who has ...

Investigation yet to find cause of 11 mystery deaths at Liberia funeral - The Guardian

A man walks past an Ebola campaign banner in 2015. The epidemic killed more than 11,300 people in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone. Photograph: Zoom Dosso/AFP/Getty Images. Liberia. Investigation yet to find cause of 11 mystery deaths at Liberia ...

Death toll rises to 11 as Liberia's mysterious disease spreads - Xinhua

MONROVIA, April 28 (Xinhua) -- The death toll from a mysterious disease in Liberia's southeastern county of Sinoe has risen to 11, a senior health official of the west African country said on Friday. Twenty cases of the strange illness have occurred ...

Liberia: 'Liberia Taking Precaution After Mystery Deaths in Sinoe' - WHO - AllAfrica.com

The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Wednesday that Liberian health authorities are taking rapid precautionary measures after 10 people died of a mystery illness, 10 months after the end of a catastrophic two-year Ebola virus outbreak. Liberian ...

WHO says Liberia taking precautions after mystery deaths - Channel NewsAsia

Liberian health authorities are taking rapid precautionary steps after eight people died of a mystery illness, the World Health Organization said on Wednesday, 10 months after the end of a catastrophic two-year Ebola virus outbreak. 28 Apr 2017 06:08PM ...

Death Toll from Unknown Disease in Sinoe Rises to 10 - The Bush Chicken

GREENVILLE, Sinoe — At least 10 people have been reported dead as a result of an unknown disease in Greenville, Sinoe. According to Liberia's chief medical officer, Dr. Francis Kateh, an additional eight affected patients are being isolated at the J ...

PREVAIL enrolls 46 volunteers - The New Dawn Liberia

The Partnership for Research on the Ebola Vaccine Study in Liberia or PREVAIL discloses here that the institution has enrolled additional 46 volunteers in phase five of its study. PREVAIL Co-lead on social mobilization and communication, Mr ...