CONTAINMENT CENTER

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Date

2004

Description

The Guinea worm containment center in Ogi, Nigeria, provides medical care for people affected by Guinea worm disease. With the support of the Carter Center, Nigeria reported its last case of Guinea worm disease in November 2008.

Source

The Carter Center Office of Public Information, Health Programs
453 Freedom Parkway, Atlanta, GA 30307
www.cartercenter.org

Citation

Credit: The Carter Center, “CONTAINMENT CENTER,” The Global Health Chronicles, accessed May 28, 2017, https://globalhealthchronicles.org/items/show/4926.