From October 19 2012, following the suspicious deaths of five people from the same family, cases of Marburg have been confirmed in Kabale District, southwest Uganda. In support of the Ministry of Health, a team of Doctors Without Borders (MSF) ensure health checks and care for infected patients to the hospital Kabale.In banda and Mbarara where few cases of fever were detected MSF has provided some trainings to medical staff and made donations of equipment and drugs.