- Total Cases: 19
- Total Deaths: 9
- Total Districts: 5
- Case Fatality Rate: 47.4%
- Current Admitted: 13
- Hospitals of Admissions: 2 Kampala, 8 Kabale, 3 Ibanda
- Total Confirmed: 9 (out of the 13)
31 October 2012 - As of 29 October 2012, a total of 19 cases and 9 deaths have been reported from 5 districts namely Kabale district, in south-western Uganda, Kampala (the capital city), Ibanda, Mbarara and Kabarole. The case fatality rate is 47.4%. The outbreak was declared by the Ministry of Health in Uganda on 19 October 2012. One of the 9 deaths reported is a health worker.
Currently, 13 patients have been admitted to hospital (2 in Kampala, 8 in Kabale, 3 in Ibanda) and their contacts are listed for daily follow up. The latest confirmed case was admitted to Ibanda district isolation ward on 26 October 2012.
Blood samples from 9 cases have been confirmed for Marburg virus at the Uganda Virus Research Institute (UVRI).