Viral meningitis cases rises to 41

The Western Cape Health Department has  confirmed the viral meningitis cases in Mossel Bay has risen to 41. Patients have been hospitalised at a private facility since the outbreak in December. Mostly children under 12 are infected. They have all been treated in an isolated ward. The department’s Marika Champion says[…]

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Mossel Bay Meningitis epidemic contained

The Western Cape Health department announced that the meningitis outbreak in Mossel Bay appears to have been contained. There have been 33 confirmed cases. Thirty-two cases involved minors. “These mostly affect children,” says the department spokesperson Mark Van der Heever Those affected were receiving treatment at a private hospital. Van der Heever[…]

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