2nd case of CCHF at Mulago Hospital


Mulago hospital has registered another suspected case of Congo Crimean Hemorrhagic Fever.

The Hospital spokesperson Enock Kusasira has confirmed that another person has tested positive for the fever and is currently under observation at the isolation center.

Yasin Kalungi, a resident of Nansana was husband to the woman who succumbed to the deadly fever last week.  

Kusasira however says Kalungi tested weak positive and is yet undergo further tests.

Three other relatives of the deceased have tested negative and have since been discharged.