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#USA, #Texas: Reported #Zika Virus Cases – October 21, 2016 (DoH, edited)

 

Title: #USA, #Texas: Reported #Zika Virus Cases – October 21, 2016.

Subject: Zika Virus, daily epidemiological update by Texas Dept. of Health.

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

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Reported Zika Virus Cases – October 21, 2016

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Texas has had 232 reported cases of illness due to Zika virus. All the cases were associated with travel to an area where Zika is being spread.

This count includes 14 pregnant women, two infants infected before birth, and two people who had sexual contact with travelers.

 

Texas Zika Cases by County:

[County  - Cases]

  1. Angelina  - 1
  2. Bell  - 6
  3. Bexar  - 17
  4. Brazoria  - 1
  5. Brazos – 3
  6. Burnet  - 1
  7. Cameron – 3
  8. Collin  - 5
  9. Dallas  - 39
  10. Denton  - 9
  11. El Paso  - 3
  12. Ellis  - 1
  13. Fort Bend  - 9
  14. Frio  - 1
  15. Galveston – 7
  16. Gray  - 1
  17. Grayson  - 1
  18. Gregg  - 1
  19. Hamilton  - 1
  20. Harris  - 63
  21. Jackson  - 1
  22. Jefferson  - 2
  23. Jones  - 1
  24. Lee  - 1
  25. Lubbock  - 1
  26. Matagorda  - 1
  27. Medina  - 1
  28. Midland  - 1
  29. Montgomery  - 1
  30. Palo Pinto  - 1
  31. Parker  - 1
  32. Randall  - 1
  33. Rusk  - 1
  34. Tarrant  - 23
  35. Travis  - 10
  36. Upshur  - 1
  37. Val Verde  - 1
  38. Walker  - 1
  39. Williamson  - 5
  40. Webb  - 3
  41. Wise  - 1
    • Total – 232

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Note: Zika case data for Texas will be updated each weekday no later than 11 a.m.

 

National Zika Pregnancy Registry

Texas has reported 81 individuals into the CDC’s Zika Pregnancy Registry. The registry includes pregnant women and infants with laboratory evidence of Zika infection, whether or not they ever had symptoms. Texas provides data to the Zika Pregnancy Registry weekly.

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Keywords: USA; Updates; Zika Virus; Texas.

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