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|Title: ||Lassa fever: A case report|
|Authors: ||Chundusu, C.M.|
|Issue Date: ||2015|
|Publisher: ||Research Journal of Health Sciences|
|Series/Report no.: ||Vol. 3;No. 2; Pp 133-138|
|Abstract: ||Objectif: Severe Lassa fever with high mortality among health care providers is usually a human to human infection that requires high index of suspicion to diagnose. This case report is to describe a peculiar case of Lassa fever among health worker.
Result; A severe form of Lassa fever was diagnosed early in a healthcare provider and patient recovered fully.
Conclusion: Fatality can be greatly reduced if early diagnosis as well as prompt specific
treatment is instituted.|
|Appears in Collections:||Medicine|
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