Hitting early, epidemic meningitis ravages nigeria and niger

Leslie Roberts

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Nigeria and Niger are reeling from one of the worst meningococcal meningitis epidemics in years. Already, the epidemic has sickened at least 25,000 people, more than 17,000 in Nigeria alone, and killed 1500.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)20-21
Number of pages2
JournalScience
Volume324
Issue number5923
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 3 2009
Externally publishedYes

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Hitting early, epidemic meningitis ravages nigeria and niger. / Roberts, Leslie.

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Roberts, Leslie. / Hitting early, epidemic meningitis ravages nigeria and niger. In: Science. 2009 ; Vol. 324, No. 5923. pp. 20-21.
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