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Outbreak of Nipah Virus

Mohd Sufyan   by Mohd Sufyan, BSME, MBA    Last updated on October 3, 2019,

Countries with reported outbreak of at risk based on serological evidence or molecular detection in Pteropus bats are Australia,  Bangladesh,  Cambodia,  China, India, Indonesia, Madagascar, PNG Taiwan, and Thailand.

Home range of Pteropus bats: Bhutan, Brunei, China, India, Indonesia, Laos, Madagascar, Myanmar, Nepal, Philippines, PNG, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam


nipah virus distribution map
Image Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


See also: Nipah Virus (NiV) Disease Symptoms, Prevention, and More

See also: Nipah Virus (NiV) Infection Epidemiology, Etiology, and Management