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RASH IN ETHIOPIA

 

ELIZABETH

 

INCOMING SITUATION

 

“My daughter is in Ethiopia with a college group. She is texting me photos of a fast-spreading rash that is all over her body. Can you help her?”– Elizabeth

PRIVATE HEALTH MANAGEMENT ACTIONS & IMPACT

  • We connected Elizabeth’s daughter in Ethiopia to our infectious disease expert

  • Physician diagnosed this as a severe allergic reaction to food she had eaten and directed her to obtain a specific medication at the village infirmary

RESULTS

 

Rash disappeared within 4 hours of taking the medication