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Diphtheria Outbreak Among Rohingya Refugees Enters Third Month
Jan 25, 2018 | Jackie Sheridan

  Escalating violence in Myanmar has caused over 800,000 Rohingya to come to Bangladesh as refugees since August 2017, the majority of which are...

Nipah in Bangladesh
Apr 12, 2015 | Colleen Nguyen

According to the Bangladesh Institute of Epidemiology, Disease Control and Research (IEDCR), as of February 2015, nine cases of Nipah virus have been...

Nipah virus: Fatal Emerging Infectious Disease Raises Concerns
Feb 14, 2012 | Katharina Schwan

A Nipah virus (NiV) outbreak in northern Bangladesh has caused widespread panic throughout the country, with many residents deserting their homes for...

Human Cases of Avian Influenza in Bangladesh
Mar 18, 2011 | healthmap

Two cases avian influenza (H5N1) have been reported in the Kamalapur area of Dhaka.  The first case is a one year old girl and second is a 2 year old...

Avian Influenza Update
Feb 25, 2011 | healthmap

Bangladesh (poultry), India (ducks), Cambodia (humans), Indonesia (poultry and human) and Vietnam (poultry; human case ruled out) In addition to the...