Authorities are searching for the source of an outbreak of melioidosis in Sham Shui Po district. Photo: Yik Yeung-man
Authorities are searching for the source of an outbreak of melioidosis in Sham Shui Po district. Photo: Yik Yeung-man

Hong Kong doctors may need to report melioidosis cases by law as 3 new infections confirmed

  • More chlorine has been added to water at treatment facility and UV light disinfection technology will be installed
  • Tests at reservoirs did not return positive results so source of outbreak is still unknown

Authorities are searching for the source of an outbreak of melioidosis in Sham Shui Po district. Photo: Yik Yeung-man
Authorities are searching for the source of an outbreak of melioidosis in Sham Shui Po district. Photo: Yik Yeung-man
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