TITLE

Brief Report: Outbreak of Marburg Virus Hemorrhagic Fever—Angola, October 1, 2004–March 29, 2005

PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;5/18/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 19, p2336
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the development of an epidemic of Marburg virus hemorrhagic fever in Angola between October 1, 2004 and March 29, 2005. Confirmation of the Marburg virus in Angola's epidemic by the World Health Organization and the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Estimation of fatalities in the epidemic; Coordination of international public health interventions; Details of the pathology of the Marburg virus; Resources available for more information on the Marburg virus and the Angolan epidemic.
ACCESSION #
17060799

 

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