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18 Jan 2017

#USA, #Texas: Reported #Zika Virus Cases – January 17, 2017 (DoH, edited)

 

Title: #USA, #Texas: Reported #Zika Virus Cases – January 17, 2017.

Subject: Zika Virus, current epidemiological situation in US State of Texas.

Source: US State of Texas Department of Health, full page: (LINK).

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Reported Zika Virus Cases – January 17, 2017

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DSHS and Cameron County Health and Human Services have announced six cases of Zika virus disease likely transmitted by mosquitoes in Texas.

Additional information on those cases and the response is available via the news release links above.

Through the week ending Jan. 6, Texas has reported 299 cases of illness due to Zika virus.

The count includes 26 pregnant women, three infants infected before birth, and two people who had sexual contact with travelers.

 

Texas Zika Cases by County:

[County – Cases]

  1. Angelina  - 2
  2. Bastrop  - 1
  3. Bell  - 7
  4. Bexar  - 20
  5. Brazoria  - 1
  6. Brazos – 4
  7. Burnet  - 1
  8. Cameron – 16
  9. Collin  - 6
  10. Dallas  - 46
  11. Denton  - 9
  12. El Paso  - 3
  13. Ellis  - 1
  14. Fort Bend  - 10
  15. Frio  - 1
  16. Galveston – 9
  17. Gray  - 1
  18. Grayson  - 1
  19. Gregg  - 1
  20. Hamilton  - 1
  21. Harris  - 73
  22. Hays  - 1
  23. Hidalgo  - 6
  24. Hockley  - 1
  25. Jackson  - 1
  26. Jefferson  - 2
  27. Jones  - 1
  28. Lee  - 1
  29. Lubbock  - 1
  30. Matagorda  - 1
  31. Medina  - 1
  32. Midland  - 1
  33. Montgomery  - 1
  34. Navarro  - 1
  35. Palo Pinto  - 1
  36. Parker  - 1
  37. Randall  - 1
  38. Rusk  - 1
  39. Smith – 1
  40. Starr – 1
  41. Tarrant  - 26
  42. Travis  - 18
  43. Upshur  - 1
  44. Val Verde  - 1
  45. Walker  - 1
  46. Willacy – 1
  47. Williamson  - 5
  48. Webb  - 6
  49. Wise  - 1
    • Note: Zika case data for Texas will be updated each Tuesday.

 

National Zika Pregnancy Registry

Texas has reported 151 individuals into the CDC’s Zika Pregnancy Registry. The registry includes pregnant women with laboratory evidence of Zika infection and their infants, regardless of laboratory evidence. Texas provides data to the Zika Pregnancy Registry weekly.

The registry casts a wider net – beyond reported Zika cases – to track and follow pregnancies that may have been impacted by Zika.

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Keywords: USA; Updates; Zika Virus; Texas.

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