Meningitis outbreak at World Scout Jamboree in Japan

A total of 8 cases of meningitis infection has been reported by England and Sweden in persons who attended the World Scout Jamboree in Yamaguchi, Japan from July 28 through August 8, 2015.

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Advice For Travellers

Travellers who attended this event and who develop any signs of meningitis should seek medical care at once.

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