Tag: NEWARS

Monthly Epidemiology Report for May 2019

Five suspected cases of bacterial meningitis were reported: of those two from JDWNRH and one each from Sarpang and Samtse Hospital. All were in the age group of 1-11 months. Two suspected case of Pertussis were reported from JDWNRH; none were tested positive. Twenty-seven suspected measles cases were reported; none were tested positive for measles… [Read more]

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Monthly Epidemiology Report for April 2019

Two cases of Acute Encephalitis were reported from JDWNRH. All were in the age group of 1-11 months. Five suspected Pertussis cases were reported; none were tested positive. Twenty four suspected measles cases were reported; none were tested positive for measles and one 10-year-old female was tested positive for rubella. Six malaria cases were reported,… [Read more]

This was posted on Tuesday, May 14th, 2019 By in Report , .

Monthly Epidemiology Report for February 2019

Two cases of Acute Encephalitis were reported from JDWNRH. All were in the age group of 1-11 months. Eight suspected measles cases were reported; none were tested positive for measles and rubella. No diseases outbreak was reported during the month of February 2019. Monthly Epidemiology Report for February 2019

This was posted on Monday, March 4th, 2019 By in Report , .

Monthly Epidemiology Report for November 2018

Three AES cases: two from JDWNRH and one from MRRH. All were in the age group of 1-11 months. Eight suspected measles cases: None of them were tested positive for measles. Four laboratory-confirmed malaria cases: two from Samdrup Jongkhar, one from Zhemgang and one from Sarpang Dzongkhag. Two outbreaks of Suspected Glossitis: One from Minjiwoong… [Read more]

This was posted on Wednesday, December 5th, 2018 By in Report , .

Monthly Epidemiology Report for September 2018

Three AES cases: Two were reported from JDWNRH and one from MRRH. All three cases were in the age group of 1-11 months. Three cases of Bacterial meningitis: two from JDWNRH and one reported from MRRH was expired in hospital. Twenty-three suspected measles /rubella cases were reported: One tested positive for rubella from Sarpang. Six… [Read more]

This was posted on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018 By in Report , .

Monthly Epidemiology Report for August 2018

Of five AES cases; three were reported from JDWNRH, one from CRRH and One from MRRH. All five cases were in the age group of 1-11 months. Four cases of Bacterial meningitis, two from JDWNRH, one from Gedu and one from CRRH were reported. All were above the age of 15 years. 36 suspected measles… [Read more]

This was posted on Thursday, September 6th, 2018 By in Report , .

Monthly Epidemiology Report for July 2018

Five AES cases were reported from JDWNRH: three were in the age group of 1-11 months and two were less than 29 days. Two cases of Bacterial meningitis of age 1-11 months were reported from MRRH. 44 suspected and one measles positive cases were reported. Of those, Paro reported the highest cases (19) followed by… [Read more]

This was posted on Tuesday, August 7th, 2018 By in Report , .

Monthly Epidemiology Report for June 2018

AES cases reported = 5, Laboratory confirmed measles/ rubella: 2, Laboratory confirmed malaria case reported = 1, Foodborne illness outbreak reported = 2, Acute Gastroenteritis outbreaks reported = 3, Influenza outbreak reported = 1. Monthly Epidemiology Report for June 2018

This was posted on Wednesday, July 4th, 2018 By in Report , .

Monthly Epidemiology Report for May 2018

Two cases of bacterial meningitis were reported from JDWNRH, no AES cases reported during the month. One was under one year and another was between 20-24 years of age. A total of 21 suspected measles case were reported in the MR surveillance system: cases were reported from Paro, Thimphu, Punakha, Samtse, Trongsa, Chhukha and Haa…. [Read more]

This was posted on Wednesday, June 6th, 2018 By in Report , .

Monthly Epidemiology Report for April 2018

Three cases of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome and one bacterial meningitis were reported from JDWNRH. All cases were under one year of age. A total of 20 suspected measles case were reported; Thimphu (none cases), Paro (six cases) Wangduephodrang (two cases), Sarpang (one case), Tsirang (one case), Chhukha (one case) and Pemagatshel (one case). All were… [Read more]

This was posted on Friday, May 4th, 2018 By in Report , .