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Filariasis survey goes west

By TORIKA TOKALAU
Friday, February 21, 2014

Update: 6:32AM THE Ministry of Health will conduct a transitional assessment survey on the presence of lymphatic filariasis in the Western Division from next Monday.

National adviser for communicable disease Dr Mike Kama said they will conduct tests on children who are between six to seven years old from 77 different schools.

 

The survey is scheduled to be completed on March 28. 





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