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Title: #Zika Virus #CaseCounts in the #US as of October 19 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 as of October 19 2016

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Language: [ English | Español | Português ]

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Cases in Pregnant Women

 

As of October 19, 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 – October 19, 2016.

US States

  • Locally acquired mosquito-borne cases reported: 137
  • Travel-associated cases reported: 3,878
  • Laboratory acquired cases reported:  1
    • Total: 4,016
      • Sexually transmitted: 32
      • Guillain-Barré syndrome: 14

US Territories

  • Locally acquired cases reported: 27,314
  • Travel-associated cases reported: 88
    • Total: 27,402 *
      • Guillain-Barré syndrome: 40

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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 October 19, 2016)§

[States - Travel-associated cases*: No. (% of cases in states)(N=3,879) - Locally acquired cases†: No. (% of cases in states)(N=137)]

  1. Alabama – 28 (1) – 0 (0)
  2. Arizona – 36 (1) – 0 (0)
  3. Arkansas – 11 (<1) – 0 (0)
  4. California – 296 (8) – 0 (0)
  5. Colorado – 43 (1) – 0 (0)
  6. Connecticut – 58 (2) – 0 (0)
  7. Delaware – 15 (<1) – 0 (0)
  8. District of Columbia – 25 (1) – 0 (0)
  9. Florida – 708 (18) – 137 (100)
  10. Georgia – 90 (2) – 0 (0)
  11. Hawaii – 14 (<1) – 0 (0)
  12. Idaho – 4 (<1) – 0 (0)
  13. Illinois – 76 (2) – 0 (0)
  14. Indiana – 39 (1) – 0 (0)
  15. Iowa – 16 (<1) – 0 (0)
  16. Kansas – 15 (<1) – 0 (0)
  17. Kentucky – 24 (1) – 0 (0)
  18. Louisiana – 34 (1) – 0 (0)
  19. Maine – 12 (<1) – 0 (0)
  20. Maryland – 104 (3) – 0 (0)
  21. Massachusetts – 100 (3) – 0 (0)
  22. Michigan – 62 (2) – 0 (0)
  23. Minnesota – 47 (1) – 0 (0)
  24. Mississippi – 23 (1) – 0 (0)
  25. Missouri – 27 (1) – 0 (0)
  26. Montana – 7 (<1) – 0 (0)
  27. Nebraska – 12 (<1) – 0 (0)
  28. Nevada – 14 (<1) – 0 (0)
  29. New Hampshire – 10 (<1) – 0 (0)
  30. New Jersey – 134 (3) – 0 (0)
  31. New Mexico – 9 (<1) – 0 (0)
  32. New York – 884 (23) – 0 (0)
  33. North Carolina – 72 (2) – 0 (0)
  34. North Dakota – 2 (<1) – 0 (0)
  35. Ohio – 53 (1) – 0 (0)
  36. Oklahoma – 27 (1) – 0 (0)
  37. Oregon – 29 (1) – 0 (0)
  38. Pennsylvania†† – 141 (4) – 0 (0)
  39. Rhode Island – 32 (1) – 0 (0)
  40. South Carolina – 51 (1) – 0 (0)
  41. South Dakota – 2 (<1) – 0 (0)
  42. Tennessee – 53 (1) – 0 (0)
  43. Texas – 231 (6) – 0 (0)
  44. Utah - 14** (<1) – 0 (0)
  45. Vermont – 7 (<1) – 0 (0)
  46. Virginia – 87 (2) – 0 (0)
  47. Washington – 45 (1) – 0 (0)
  48. West Virginia – 11 (<1) – 0 (0)
  49. Wisconsin – 43 (1) – 0 (0)
  50. Wyoming – 2 (<1) – 0 (0)

[Territories  - Travel-associated cases*: No. (% of cases in territories)(N=88) - Locally acquired cases†: No. (% of cases in territories)(N=27,314)]

  1. American Samoa – 7 (8) – 47 (<1)
  2. Puerto Rico – 79 (90) - 26,798*** (98)
  3. US Virgin Islands – 2 (2) – 469 (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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