22 February 2013

Angola: Over 80 HIV/Aids Cases Recorded in Lunda-Sul

Saurimo — Some 80 cases of Hiv/AIDS were recorded through January this year, in Eastern Lunda-Sul province, a health source has announced.

The provincial supervisor of counselling and voluntary testing, Paulo Messene, said so, adding that 23 cases are of female and 13 are males and 41 cases are related to pregnant women and four are children.

The source said the patients are receiving medical treatment.

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