Ethiopia

Yellow Fever

  • Requirements: Required if traveling from a country with risk of YFV transmission and ≥9 months of age, including transit >12 hours in an airport located in a country with risk of YFV transmission. 1
  • Recommendations:
  • Recommended for all travelers ≥9 months of age, except as mentioned below.
  • Generally not recommended for travelers whose itinerary is limited to the Afar and Somali Provinces (see Map 3-27).

Malaria

  • Areas with malaria: All areas <2,500 m (8,202 ft), except none in the city of Addis Ababa (see Map 3-28).
  • Estimated relative risk of malaria for US travelers: Moderate.
  • Drug resistance 4: Chloroquine.
  • Malaria species: P. falciparum 60%–70%, P. vivax 30%–40%, P. malariae and P. ovale rare.
  • Recommended chemoprophylaxis: Atovaquone-proguanil, doxycycline, or mefloquine.
Map 3-27. Yellow fever vaccine recommendations in Ethiopia 1
Map 3-28. Malaria in Ethiopia

Citation

Brunette, Gary W., editor. "Ethiopia." CDC Yellow Book, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2018. Relief Central, relief.unboundmedicine.com/relief/view/cdc-yellow-book/204271/all/Ethiopia.
Ethiopia. In: Brunette GW, ed. CDC Yellow Book. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; 2018. https://relief.unboundmedicine.com/relief/view/cdc-yellow-book/204271/all/Ethiopia. Accessed March 25, 2019.
Ethiopia. (2018). In Brunette, G. W. (Ed.), CDC Yellow Book. Available from https://relief.unboundmedicine.com/relief/view/cdc-yellow-book/204271/all/Ethiopia
Ethiopia [Internet]. In: Brunette GW, editors. CDC Yellow Book. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; 2018. [cited 2019 March 25]. Available from: https://relief.unboundmedicine.com/relief/view/cdc-yellow-book/204271/all/Ethiopia.
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