Buruli ulcer

Buruli ulcer endemic countries

Actively reporting countries
Previously reported countries:

Buruli in the news!

09 October 2014 | Geneva
Contribution of the Community Health Volunteers in the Control of Buruli Ulcer in Benin
PloS Neglected Tropical Diseases , Vol 8, Issue 10, October 2014

28 August 2014 | Geneva
Read 10 facts on Buruli ulcer

31 July 2014 | Geneva
Simple test promises early diagnosis of debilitating skin disease


Laboratory confirmation
Guidance on sampling techniques for laboratory-confirmation of Mycobacterium ulcerans infection (Buruli ulcer disease)