1997 - Ebola haemorrhagic fever in Gabon (new outbreak) - Update 15
07 February 1997
Disease Outbreak Reported
No further cases of Ebola haemorrhagic fever have been reported since the last death which occurred in Libreville on 18 January. The total number of cases since the outbreak started in late August 1997 is 61 of which 45 were fatal. About 20 contacts, all in Libreville, are still being followed up.