Dr George Christos

covid19 & other Infectious diseases

Tag: haemorrage fever

  • Malburg cases in Ghana. CFR 90%

    Malburg cases in Ghana. CFR 90%

    The Malburg virus, which is in the ebole family. These are marked by┬ásevere bleeding (haemorrhage), organ failure and, in many cases, death.┬áThese viruses are native to Africa, where sporadic outbreaks have occurred for decades. As noted above, Malburg recently flared up in Guinea in Africa. It has a case fatality rate (CFR) or death rate…