My Experience With Lassa Fever Patient – Nigerian Doctor

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Dr Yetunde

A doctor has taken narrate her experience a patient.

The young lady simply identified as, Dr Yetunde, revealed how she managed a patient symptoms, then end up being on 21 days surveillance.

According her despite following the normal precautions, she was on surveillance as her boss that she might have gotten the virus.

She wrote;

Managed a patient recently all the features suggestive of Lassa. Did the usual universal precautions, transferred patient the only centre that could confirm diagnosis. 3 days after, diagnosis was confirmed and was put on surveillance for 21days

Lmfaoo. wasn’t funny and couldn’t even tell anyone. think my HOD was even panicking more myself. Baba was calling t.d. to ask for any fever spikes