Nigeria Records 37 New Cases of Lassa Fever

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has confirmed 37 new cases of Lassa fever recorded between February 4 and February 10. Lassa fever is a haemorraghic disease caused by urine and faeces of rats. Lassa fever is treatable if diagnosed early, and Nigerians are advised to visit health facilities when sick.

Lassa fever public health advisory.

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