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It passes a blockage of 250 cases of Ebola dead in this Congolese


Kinshasa, December 2 (Prensa Latina) The Ebola case in the northeast of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has exceeded the 250 deaths since it started on August 1, the Ministry of Health reported today.

With data that corresponds to 30 November, the health authorities accounted for 434 cases of hemorrhagic Ebola fever, of which 252 died, including 48 likely, and it was not possible to take samples to & # 39; w confirmation by laboratory tests.

The statistics account for 138 patients and 83 cases are explored.

Health Minister Oly Ilunga said last week that the cases in the North Kivu and Ituri state were the second most serious history in the world, behind the three countries of West Africa suffering from 2013 to 2016. (Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea), which reported 29,000 cases and 11,000 300 deaths.

Having declared on August 1 in the rural town of Mangina, the case continues to be dangerous and unpredictable in the opinion of the authorities.

Due to the number of deaths the current one is behind 1976 in Yambuku (to the north of the DRC), with a balance of 318 patients and 280 deaths. It has surpassed 1995 in Kikwit (to the south west, with 315 patients and 250 deaths).

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