Images from the outbreak of Marburg haemorrhagic fever in Uige Province, Angola 2005
Active Surveillance and detection of suspect cases in Uige by Mobile teams.
The mobile PCR lab in Uige
In outbreaks of viral haemorrhagic fevers, including those caused by Marburg virus, unprotected exposure to dead bodies is a significant cause of further spread. Here, mobile teams in Uige, Angola, prepare for the safe transport and burial of fatal cases of Marburg haemorrhagic fever.