Kenya: The Wild Poliovirus Threats. The Siege: Spread of poliovirus in 2004/5. Yemen. Sudan. Uganda . Kenya . Tanzania . Danger of WP imports to Kenya from Yemen, Somalia, Sudan, Ethiopia and through DRC/Uganda from Angola. The Siege: Risk of Poliovirus spread. Yemen. Sudan.
Kenya: The Wild Poliovirus Threats
Danger of WP imports to Kenya from Yemen, Somalia, Sudan, Ethiopia and through DRC/Uganda from Angola
WPV in Nairobi will spread to all parts of the world
Export, Ethiopia July 2005: SUD04-2005720674 SUD-SDA-2004-028 Neyala 13Oct04… ETH-ORO-EHA-05-404 NICD EPL-05-807 E Hararghe 05Jul05
Export, Eritrea, May 2005: SUD04-2005721663 SUD-KAS-2004-016 Kassala 23Nov04… ERI-GAB-GOG-05-013 NICD 635/2005 Gogne 01May05
The Yemen Threat
Exports to Somalia: YEM05-2005725542 YEM-ADN-2005-565-08 Dar Saad 13Jun05
… SOM-BAN-WDB-05-001 NICD 753/2005 Mogadishu S - Wardigley 23Jul05
… SOM-BAN-YQA-05-003 NICD 789/2005 Mogadishu S - Yaqshid 03Aug05
Wild polio cases in Yemen in relation to SIAs (As of 07 of September 2005)
From 30 of April to 8th of June 05
Before end of April 05
12 Jul-14 Jul
From 9th of June to 22 July 05
From 23rd of July to date
Last WP Case was in Almahara, Date of Onset 2nd August 2005
Wild polio case
Polio compatible case
-12 are confirmed polio cases (all from Banadir).
-8 discarded (laboratory negative).
-2 pending ITD
-64 still pending laboratory results. 46 (70%) of these had fever and asymmetric paralysis.