Truck loaded with Supplies, Madagascar, 2002

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Title

Truck loaded with Supplies, Madagascar, 2002

Description

In July 2002, Madagascar health authorities were alerted to a substantial number of deaths in the village of Sahafata in the rural highlands of the former Fianarantsoa Province. Sahafata, which had a population of 2,160, had experienced 27 deaths attributed to acute respiratory illness. A truck loaded with supplies from the World Health Organization for the international team’s investigation in Madagascar.

Source

CDC Influenza Division, Photograph by Dr. Tim Uyeki

Citation

“Truck loaded with Supplies, Madagascar, 2002,” CDC Museum Digital Exhibits, accessed December 7, 2022, http://cdcmuseum.teachingatlanta.org/items/show/967.