Recent Disease Incidents

Automatically extracted from MediSys news items by PULS (University of Helsinki, Finland)
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2018.09.21Ugandacase14:10 Congo confirms Ebola case at Ugandan border
Zika2018.09.21South Africafirst caseZika virus patient fully recovers
Escherichia Coli2018.09.18USA/Delawareone personPolice Identify Kayaker Who Drowned in Northern Delaware
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2018.09.21Democratic Republic of Congoprobable casesWHO: Progress Made Containing Ebola in Eastern DRC
West Nile Virus2018.09.16-2018.09.22USA/TexasmanComplications from West Nile Virus Kill One in Texas
disease2018.09.21USA/MassachusettspatientBoston VA patient diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease
Cholera2018.09.10Zimbabwetwo learnersGlen View school resumes classes
West Nile Virus2018.09.21USA/Massachusettspeople10 new cases of West Nile reported in the state
brief illness2018.09.20USA/New YorkassistantShirley Day Smith, fixture among racing media, dies at 99
H1N12018.09.21Indiasecond caseH1N1 makes a comeback in Mumbai, 6K in hospital
West Nile Virus--USA/PennsylvaniacasesWith 11 West Nile cases so far this year, Philly asks residents to help
Polio2018.09.21Afghanistanone new caseNews Scan for Sep 21, 2018
Escherichia Coli2018.09.20USA/FloridapersonNews Scan for Sep 21, 2018
West Nile Virus2018.09.21USA/TennesseemosquitoesFourth West Nile Death Confirmed In Tennessee
Dengue--India19 new casesINDIA - Bbn 19 New Cases Of Dengue
Schistosomiasis2019.05Saint LuciaadultsNo Bilharzia Found Among Local Students 8-11 Years Old
Alphavirus2018.09.19SudancasesSudan: Chikungunya fever spreading in Sudan’s Nile basin
Chikungunya2018.09.17SudanThree casesSudan: Chikungunya fever spreading in Sudan’s Nile basin
Influenza2018.09.21USA/FloridacaseDrink Your Orange Juice, Science Says So
Cholera2017.10.01Mexico46 confirmed casescholera (12)
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2018.09.21USA/New Yorkall the childrenDemocratic Republic of the Congo: 155 children left orphaned or separated from their parents in DRC’s latest Ebola outbreak
Cholera2018.09Nigeriacholera casesNigeria: Situation Report of Cholera Outbreak in Borno State No. 15: 20th September 2018
Rhinovirus2018.09.01-2018.09.21New Zealand (Aotearoa)Seven patientsMIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Cluster of Rhinovirus cases at Duchess of Kent Children’s Hospital
Gastroenteric Syndrome2018.09.01-2018.09.21New Zealand (Aotearoa)Nine patientsMIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Cluster of Rhinovirus cases at Duchess of Kent Children’s Hospital
West Nile Virus2018.09.09-2018.09.15RomaniaMost peopleRomania sees 215 cases of West Nile virus infection, 25 deaths this season
West Nile virus infection2018.09.09-2018.09.15RomaniacasesRomania sees 215 cases of West Nile virus infection, 25 deaths this season
African Swine Fever2018.09.21Chinatwo new casesChina reports first case of African swine fever Jilin province
Rhinovirus2018.09.01-2018.09.21Hong KongSeven patientsCluster of Rhinovirus cases at Duchess of Kent Children's Hospital
Gastroenteric Syndrome2018.09.01-2018.09.21Hong KongNine patientsCluster of Rhinovirus cases at Duchess of Kent Children's Hospital
Measles2018.09Moldovanine casesSpecialists confirm three new cases of measles in Moldova
infection2018.09.21IndiaThree cubsIndia probes death of 12 endangered lions
Anthrax2018.03.08UKadditional fatal caseanthrax (18)
Legionella2018.09.21Hong KongcaseCHP investigates case of Legionnaires' disease in hospital
Acanthamoeba2000-2003UKsevere caseBlindness-causing eye infection sparks contact lens warning
illness2018.09.21VietnamVietnamese communist partyVIETNAM LEADER DEAD Who was Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang and how did he die? QUANG rose through the ranks of the Vietnamese communist party to reach the largely ceremonial role of President in 2016.
Diphtheria2018.09India120 casesDiphtheria kills 12 children in 13 days in two Delhi govt hospitals
Zika2016-2018USA/Texasfirst human caseRain brings mosquitoes, with a vengeance
Escherichia Coli2018.09.20USA/ColoradopeopleColorado meatpacker recalls ground beef after E. coli death
West Nile virus infection2018USAtwo adultsCentral New York: Two Human Cases of West Nile Virus reported in Onondaga County
Paralytic Syndrome2018.09.17Sudantwo seniorsChikungunya fever spreading in Sudan’s Nile basin
Zika--GLOBALwhose mothersZika sufferers share what lessons can be learned – and what future could their children hope for?
Escherichia Coli2018.08USAat least 17 peopleFOODBORNE SCARE A huge ground beef recall was issued in the US after one person died and 17 fell ill from E. coli 22 minutes ago Quartz
West Nile Virus2017USA/ConnecticutThree state residents4 more Connecticut residents contract West Nile virus
West Nile Virus2018Croatiasecond victimWest Nile virus claims another victim in Croatia
Dengue2018.09.13MacaupatientEighth imported case of dengue fever confirmed in Macau
Influenza2018.09.09-2018.09.15USA/Delawareat least one flu caseFlu cases found in all Delaware counties; 1 hospitalized
Eastern Equine Encephalitis2017USA/Massachusettshuman caseNew England news in brief
illnesses2018.09.20New York City firefighterMore than 180 membersRetired FDNY firefighter John Elges dies of 9/11-related cancer
West Nile Virus2018USA/Delawarefive casesDelaware reports 1st West Nile death since 2012
Cholera2018.09.06-2018.09.19South Africamore than 30 peopleMnangagwa tours Harare’s cholera epidemic hotspots