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Posted inCentral Asia, Regions

Outbreak of Typhus in Tajikistan Is ‘Under Control’

2 August 2002 GHARM, 2 August (Asia-Plus)-Twelve cases of typhoid disease have recently been reported in the Rasht district in eastern Tajikistan. However, the district’s health officer, Mirzomahmud Obidov, has told Asia-Plus that not all the diagnoses have yet been confirmed in laboratory tests. “Our laboratory is not equipped to diagnose typhoid,” he said, “but […]