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Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever — Pakistan
With Eid ul-Azha just around the corner, reports of a Congo [Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic] virus infection have surfaced in the provincial capital [Peshawar]. At least 2 people have been admitted in the Hayatabad Medical Complex with symptoms similar to that of the Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever (CCHF). A hospital spokesperson told The Express Tribune on [Fri 5 Jul 2019] that 2 young men had been brought to the facility with complaints of high fever. He added that doctors suspect they could be