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The flesh eating Buruli ulcer has been detected for the first time in Melbourne's inner-suburbs, the first ...

Flesh eating Buruli ulcer cases found in Melbourne inner suburbs

A flesh eating disease has spread to a non-coastal part of Melbourne for the first time, with several cases reported.A flesh eating disease has spread to a non-coastal part of Melbourne for the first time, with several cases reported.

Buruli ulcer: Flesh eating skin infection found in Essendon, Moonee Ponds and Brunswick West

Health authorities detect cases of the Buruli ulcer in Essendon, Moonee Ponds and Brunswick West, but an expert says the risk of getting it is low and there are good treatments for the illness.Health authorities detect cases of the Buruli ulcer in Essendon, Moonee Ponds and Brunswick West, but an expert says the risk of getting it is low and there are good treatments for the illness.

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A mysterious flesh-eating bug has spread to non-coastal Melbourne suburbs, prompting a fresh health alert. Multiple cases of Buruli ulcer, commonly found in s...A mysterious flesh-eating bug has spread to non-coastal Melbourne suburbs, prompting a fresh health alert. Multiple cases of Buruli ulcer, commonly found in s...

Flesh-eating bug sparks Melbourne alert | Blue Mountains Gazette | Katoomba, NSW

Buruli ulcer infections have been detected outside Victorian coastal areas for the first time, and experts have linked transmission to possums and mosquitoes.Buruli ulcer infections have been detected outside Victorian coastal areas for the first time, and experts have linked transmission to possums and mosquitoes.

Up to now the Buruli ulcer had been confined to coastal regions.Up to now the Buruli ulcer had been confined to coastal regions.

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The skin infection can lead to lesions and may require surgery if left untreated. It is not yet fully clear how Buruli ulcer spreads to humans, and cases have recently been identified on mainland AustraliaThe skin infection can lead to lesions and may require surgery if left untreated. It is not yet fully clear how Buruli ulcer spreads to humans, and cases have recently been identified on mainland Australia

Flesh-eating disease spreading through Australia with health alert issued - Daily Star

'Several cases of Buruli ulcer have occurred in the Essendon, Moonee Ponds and Brunswick West areas of inner Melbourne,' Victoria's Chief Health Officer Professor Brett Sutton said.'Several cases of Buruli ulcer have occurred in the Essendon, Moonee Ponds and Brunswick West areas of inner Melbourne,' Victoria's Chief Health Officer Professor Brett Sutton said.

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