TITLE

Update on Cholera -- Haiti, Dominican Republic, and Florida, 2010

AUTHOR(S)
Jenkins, P. H.; Montejano, H. J.; Abbasi, M. J.; Crowley, M. S.; O'Brien, M. G.; Conte, V.; Etienne, M.; Rico, E.; Rea, D. G.; Baker, R. M.; Burden, E. A.; Gillis, L. D.; Hamilton, J. J.; Hopkins, R. S.; Kite-Powell, A. C.; Merlo, E.
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;12/24/2010, Vol. 59 Issue 50, p1637
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article provides an update on cases of cholera in Haiti, the Dominican Republic and the U.S. in 2010. The Haitian National Public Health Laboratory confirmed a cholera outbreak in October. In the Dominican Republic, the Ministry of Public Health conducted intensive surveillance for cholera-like illness and laboratory testing to confirm cases. Meanwhile, the Florida Department of Health are investigating cases of cholera.
ACCESSION #
57346550

 

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