Cholera outbreak in Orientale Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Health authorities have reported a cholera outbreak in the areas of Kisangani in Orientale Province. To date, there have been 537 cases reported and a total of 33 deaths.

Travellers to this area should be aware of the risk of exposure to cholera and exercise strict food and water safety precautions.

Visit our Health Library for more information on exposure to and the prevention of Cholera.

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