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Table 1 Priority diseases and syndromes for Integrated Disease Surveillance and Response in Rwanda

From: Strengthening systems for communicable disease surveillance: creating a laboratory network in Rwanda

Epidemic prone diseases and syndromes Diseases targeted for eradication and elimination Other diseases of public health importance
Cholera
Bacillary dysentery
Plague
Yellow fever
Meningococcal meningitis
Vial hemorrhagic fever
Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)
Avian influenza (AI)
Poliomyelitis
Dracunculiasis
Neonatal tetanus
Leprosy
Diarrhea with dehydration in children less than 5 years of age
Pneumonia in children less than 5 years of age
HIV/AIDS
Malaria
Trypanosomiasis
Tuberculosis
Onchocerciasis