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Title: #Zika Virus–Case #Counts in the #US (as of September 14 2016).

Subject: Zika Virus, weekly US CDC epidemiological update.

Source: US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), full page: (LINK).

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Zika Virus - Case Counts in the US

Language: [ English | Español | Português ]

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As of September 14, 2016 (5 am EST)

  • Zika virus disease and Zika virus congenital infection are nationally notifiable conditions.
  • This update from the CDC Arboviral Disease Branch includes provisional data reported to ArboNET for January 01, 2015 – September 14, 2016.

US States

  • Locally acquired mosquito-borne cases reported: 43
  • Travel-associated cases reported: 3,132
  • Laboratory acquired cases reported:  1
    • Total: 3,176
      • Sexually transmitted: 26
      • Guillain-Barré syndrome: 8

US Territories

  • Locally acquired cases reported: 17,629
  • Travel-associated cases reported: 65
  • Total: 17,694 *
    • Guillain-Barré syndrome: 34

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*Sexually transmitted cases are not reported for US territories because with local transmission of Zika virus it is not possible to determine whether infection occurred due to mosquito-borne or sexual transmission.

 

Laboratory-confirmed Zika virus disease cases reported to ArboNET by state or territory — United States, 2015–2016 (as of September 14, 2016)§

[States - Travel-associated cases*: No. (% of cases in states)(N=3,133) - Locally acquired cases†: No. (% of cases in states)(N=43)]

  1. Alabama  - 24 (1) – 0 (0)
  2. Arizona – 29 (1) – 0 (0)
  3. Arkansas – 10 (<1) – 0 (0)
  4. California – 224 (7) – 0 (0)
  5. Colorado – 32 (1) – 0 (0)
  6. Connecticut – 58 (2) – 0 (0)
  7. Delaware – 11 (<1) – 0 (0)
  8. District of Columbia – 17 (1) – 0 (0)
  9. Florida – 596 (19) – 43 (100)
  10. Georgia – 78 (2) – 0 (0)
  11. Hawaii – 12 (<1) – 0 (0)
  12. Idaho – 3 (<1) – 0 (0)
  13. Illinois – 58 (2) – 0 (0)
  14. Indiana – 32 (1) – 0 (0)
  15. Iowa – 16 (1) – 0 (0)
  16. Kansas – 13 (<1) – 0 (0)
  17. Kentucky – 23 (1) – 0 (0)
  18. Louisiana – 29 (1) – 0 (0)
  19. Maine – 11 (<1) – 0 (0)
  20. Maryland – 95 (3) – 0 (0)
  21. Massachusetts – 67 (2) – 0 (0)
  22. Michigan – 52 (2) – 0 (0)
  23. Minnesota – 47 (2) – 0 (0)
  24. Mississippi – 21 (1) – 0 (0)
  25. Missouri – 26 (1)  - 0 (0)
  26. Montana – 7  (<1) – 0 (0)
  27. Nebraska – 8 (<1) – 0 (0)
  28. Nevada – 14 (<1) – 0 (0)
  29. New Hampshire – 8 (<1) – 0 (0)
  30. New Jersey - 116  (4) – 0 (0)
  31. New Mexico – 6 (<1) – 0 (0)
  32. New York - 685  (22) – 0 (0)
  33. North Carolina – 61 (2) – 0 (0)
  34. North Dakota – 1 (<1) – 0 (0)
  35. Ohio – 36 (1) – 0 (0)
  36. Oklahoma – 26 (1) – 0 (0)
  37. Oregon – 23 (1) – 0 (0)
  38. Pennsylvania†† – 102 (3) – 0 (0)
  39. Rhode Island – 29 (1) – 0 (0)
  40. South Carolina – 31 (1) – 0 (0)
  41. South Dakota – 1 (<1) – 0 (0)
  42. Tennessee – 39 (1) – 0 (0)
  43. Texas – 181 (6) – 0 (0)
  44. Utah - 11** (<1) – 0 (0)
  45. Vermont – 7 (<1) -  0 (0)
  46. Virginia – 81 (3) – 0 (0)
  47. Washington – 34 (1) – 0 (0)
  48. West Virginia – 11 (<1) – 0 (0)
  49. Wisconsin – 29 (1) -  0 (0)
  50. Wyoming – 2  (<1) – 0 (0)

[Territories - Travel-associated cases*: No. (% of cases in territories)(N=65) - Locally acquired cases†: No. (% of cases in territories)(N=17,629)]

  1. American Samoa – 0 (0) – 47 (<1)
  2. Puerto Rico – 64 (98) - 17,315*** (98)
  3. US Virgin Islands – 1 (2) – 265 (2)

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§Only includes cases meeting the probable or confirmed CSTE case definition and does not include asymptomatic infections unless the case is a pregnant woman with a complication of pregnancy

*Travelers returning from affected areas, their sexual contacts, or infants infected in utero

†Presumed local mosquito-borne transmission

††One additional case acquired through laboratory transmission

**Includes one case with unknown route of person-to-person transmission.

***The Puerto Rico Department of Health is retroactively reporting cases, resulting in larger than normal increases in cases in recent weeks.

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Keywords: US CDC; USA; Updates; Zika Virus.

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