Via the Ministry of Health and Public Hygiene: SITREP 10 April 2014 THE PREPARATION AND RESPONSE TO THE EPIDEMIC haemorrhagic fever Ebola AVIRUS IN MALI, April 10, 2014. Excerpt from a Google translation:
As of April 10, 2014, six suspected cases are under observation in Mali
- Bamako with 3
o 2 CNAM (National Support the fight against the disease Centre)
o Gabriel Toure Hospital: 1
- Kourémalé: 2
- Bankoumana: 1
No new suspected cases have been reported the 9th April 2014.
A cumulative number of 8 suspected cases were detected and removed. The ninth sample was taken on woman who died suddenly while traveling on Siguiri-Bamako axis).
Clinical course of patients is generally favorable. The first two samples sent to CDC Atlanta were negative and the patients were released after counseling of the family.
The other seven samples were sent to the Pasteur Institute of Dakar and the CDC. shares preparation and response continues:
• The visit of the Minister of Health and Public Hygiene and Sanitation (MSHPA) and WR is currently Sélingué.
• The organization of monitoring missions contacts of suspected cases is underway INRSP. T
•The general scheme of coordination of the response has been adopted and the list of speakers is underway.
• Steps are underway to set up two hotlines for MSHPA.
• Two suspected cases from Tonson, a border village, a mission is under preparation in this location to assess the situation. A cross-border meeting was proposed by the Malian authorities.