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11 Nov 2016

#WestNile #fever–#Situation #update, 11 November 2016 (@ECDC_EU, edited)

 

Title: #WestNile #fever–#Situation #update, 11 November 2016.

Subject: West Nile Virus, weekly activity surveillance report for the Euro-Mediterranean Region.

Source: European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), full page: (LINK).

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West Nile fever - Situation update, 11 November 2016

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As of 10 November 2016, 206 cases of West Nile fever in humans have been reported in the EU Member States and 263 cases in the neighbouring countries, since the beginning of the 2016 transmission season.

This week no new cases have been reported in the EU Member States and two cases have been reported in the neighbouring countries.

Israel reported two new cases in the already affected areas of Tel Aviv and Southern district.

Investigations of the case reported by France with onset of disease during his stay in Egypt are still ongoing to confirm the exact place of infection. The Cairo governorate and Menoufia governorate are the two possible places considered so far.

 

High resolution maps

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- See more at: http://ecdc.europa.eu/en/healthtopics/west_nile_fever/West-Nile-fever-maps/pages/index.aspx#sthash.5gUPENu7.dpuf

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Keywords: ECDC; European Region; Updates; West Nile Virus; Israel; France; Egypt.

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