Suspected Katsina Lassa fever case turned out to be negative
Katsina gov’t resolve suspected Lassa fever case
The result of suspected Lassa fever case of a patient in Turai Ummaru Yar’adua Maternity Comprehensive Hospital (TUYMCH) is out.
However, Katsina Post learned that the result turned out to be negative therefore dowsing tension among the health personnel as well as the general public in Katsina State.
Recall that the health personnel in the TUYMCH raised alarm of a suspected Lassa fever case on Friday.
The patient sample was collected and sent to a diagnostic laboratory for confirmation or otherwise of the disease.
But when the result came out today, it was pronounced negative.