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Kenya declared Guinea-worm-free, awaits WHO nod

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By: Maryanne Gicobi

Kenya has been declared free of Guinea-worm disease, after a comprehensive evaluation by international experts. The International Certification Team (ICT) found no evidence of transmission of the disease in the past three years. At the start of December, a team of local and international experts from Uganda, Ghana, Nigeria, Burkina Faso, India and the US evaluated awareness about the disease scientifically known as dracunculiasis to see if there is a functional surveillance system that can detec ...
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Kenya declared Guinea-worm-free, awaits WHO nod

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By: Maryanne Gicobi
Kenya has been declared free of Guinea-worm disease, after a comprehensive evaluation by international experts. The International Certification Team (ICT) found no evidence of transmission of the disease in the past three years. At the start of December, a team of local and international experts from Uganda, Ghana, Nigeria, Burkina Faso, India and the US evaluated awareness about the disease scientifically known as dracunculiasis to see if there is a functional surveillance system that can detec ...
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