Epidemic Hazard – Middle-America – Honduras


EDIS Number: EH-20120311-34475-HND
Date / time: 11/03/2012 17:04:27 [UTC]
Event: Epidemic Hazard
Area: Middle-America
Country: Honduras
State/County: Department of Colon
Location: [Colon-wide]
Number of Deads: N/A
Number of Injured: N/A
Number of Infected: N/A
Number of Missing: N/A
Number of Affected: N/A
Number of Evacuated: N/A
Damage level: N/A

Description:

Health and epidemiology officials in the department of Colon met with representatives of the Ministry of Health to evaluate the increase of malaria cases. Most of the cases have been recorded in Sonaguera, Sheba, Tocoa, Trujillo, and Santa Fe districts: by the end of February 95 cases had been recorded in the city of Sonaguera, 93 in Tocoa, 91 in Trujillo, 62 in Sheba, and 19 in Santa Fe. The remaining five municipalities have only recorded a few cases: 8 cases in Balfate, 7 in Santa Rosa, 3 in Bonito, 3 in Oriental, and none in Iriona Lemon.

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Epidemic Hazard – Middle-America – Honduras


EDIS Number: EH-20120311-34475-HND
Date / time: 11/03/2012 17:04:27 [UTC]
Event: Epidemic Hazard
Area: Middle-America
Country: Honduras
State/County: Department of Colon
Location: [Colon-wide]
Number of Deads: N/A
Number of Injured: N/A
Number of Infected: N/A
Number of Missing: N/A
Number of Affected: N/A
Number of Evacuated: N/A
Damage level: N/A

Description:

Health and epidemiology officials in the department of Colon met with representatives of the Ministry of Health to evaluate the increase of malaria cases. Most of the cases have been recorded in Sonaguera, Sheba, Tocoa, Trujillo, and Santa Fe districts: by the end of February 95 cases had been recorded in the city of Sonaguera, 93 in Tocoa, 91 in Trujillo, 62 in Sheba, and 19 in Santa Fe. The remaining five municipalities have only recorded a few cases: 8 cases in Balfate, 7 in Santa Rosa, 3 in Bonito, 3 in Oriental, and none in Iriona Lemon.

Syndicated from RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information