Ghana

Yellow Fever

  • Requirements: Required for arriving travelers from all countries if traveler is ≥9 months of age.
  • Recommendations: Recommended for all travelers ≥9 months of age.

Malaria

  • Areas with malaria: All.
  • Estimated relative risk of malaria for US travelers: High.
  • Drug resistance 4: Chloroquine.
  • Malaria species: P. falciparum 90%, P. ovale 5%–10%, P. vivax rare.
  • Recommended chemoprophylaxis: Atovaquone-proguanil, doxycycline, or mefloquine.