Global Outbreak Update: 26 confirmed cVDPV1 cases in Papua New Guinea

The circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 1 (cVDPV1) has affected eight provinces and the National Capital District. Five rounds of Supplementary Immunisation Activities (SIA) have been conducted.

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