Via the Ministry of Health and Sanitation Facebook page: Ebola Update July 2, 2014.
•For the 1st July 2014, a total of 15 samples were received by the Laboratory: Kenema (9), Kailahun (5) and Bo (1). Five (5) of the 15 samples are positive for Ebola from Kenema (2) and Kailahun (3).Three of the remaining samples are negative while 7 results are pending.
•One Laboratory pending result yesterday is now negative from Kailahun district
•The cumulative number of cases tested is 433 with Laboratory confirmed cases of 211 and 67 confirmed deaths
•Fifty-eight(58) cases are currently admitted in Kenema(45) and Kailahun(13) isolation units
•Three additional cases were discharged today, bringing the cumulative discharged cases to 28
•Line listing of contacts and monitoring of case contacts is on-going in districts with confirmed cases