Diphtheria

Diptheria Alert: Kwa-Zulu Natal Province 02 May 2018

Diptheria Alert: KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa 2 May 2018 Diphtheria Alert: KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa May 2, 2018 Three diphtheria cases, aged 20, 11 and 10 years, have been reported from KwaZulu-Natal Province since 30 March 2018, including two...

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 Alert: Kwa-Zulu Natal Province 02 May 2018

Diptheria Alert: KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa 2 May 2018 Diphtheria Alert: KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa May 2, 2018 Three diphtheria cases, aged 20, 11 and 10 years, have been reported from KwaZulu-Natal Province since 30 March 2018, including two...

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...