Polio cases in Chad

Health authorities have identified 68 cases of polio so far in 2011. Unfortunately, Chad is now the country with the most number of cases of polio in the world.

Travellers to Chad should be aware of the risk of exposure to polio virus and should ensure that their childhood vaccinations are up-to-date.

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

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