Reemerging Sudan Ebola Virus Disease in Uganda, 2011
Published Date:Sep 2012
Source:Emerg Infect Dis. 18(9):1480-1483.
Communicable Diseases, Emerging
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever
Hemorrhagic Fever, Ebola
Sudan Ebola Virus Disease
Viral Hemorrhagic Fever
Description:Two large outbreaks of Ebola hemorrhagic fever occurred in Uganda in 2000 and 2007. In May 2011, we identified a single case of Sudan Ebola virus disease in Luwero District. The establishment of a permanent in-country laboratory and cooperation between international public health entities facilitated rapid outbreak response and control activities.
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