Diphtheria

Diptheria FAQ

Diphtheria is a contagious and potentially life-threatening bacterial infection. 1. What is diphtheria? Diphtheria is a contagious and potentially life-threatening bacterial infection. It is caused by infection with a toxin-producing strain of Corynebacterium...

Outbreak Alert: Diphtheria

Outbreak alert: Diphtheria Update on the outbreak in Kwa-Zulu Natal Province OUTBREAK ALERT: DIPHTHERIA Update on the outbreak in KwaZulu-Natal Province The first confirmed diphtheria case-patient was hospitalised in Durban on 15 March 2015 (onset of symptoms 11 March...

Diptheria FAQ

Diphtheria is a contagious and potentially life-threatening bacterial infection. 1. What is diphtheria? Diphtheria is a contagious and potentially life-threatening bacterial infection. It is caused by infection with a toxin-producing strain of Corynebacterium...

Outbreak Alert: Diphtheria

Outbreak alert: Diphtheria Update on the outbreak in Kwa-Zulu Natal Province OUTBREAK ALERT: DIPHTHERIA Update on the outbreak in KwaZulu-Natal Province The first confirmed diphtheria case-patient was hospitalised in Durban on 15 March 2015 (onset of symptoms 11 March...