Recent Disease Incidents

Automatically extracted from MediSys news items by PULS (University of Helsinki, Finland)
 
DiseaseTimeLocationStatusCasesDescription
Influenza2019.05.19-2019.05.25USA/California29 peopleSan Diego County: Flu outbreak in migrant shelter, mouse hantavirus
Hog Cholera2019.05.25Japanfalse caseJapan MAFF: 24th Farm Outbreak Of CSF
Hepatitis A2019.05.21USA/FloridaemployeesIf its Friday and you ate at a restaurant – likely need a hepatitis A vaccine
Hepatitis A2019.05.15-2019.05.20USA/Massachusettspossible caseIf its Friday and you ate at a restaurant – likely need a hepatitis A vaccine
Hepatitis A2019.05.23USA/Indianafood handlerIf its Friday and you ate at a restaurant – likely need a hepatitis A vaccine
Tuberculosis2019.03UKScottish familyFamily tested for TUBERCULOSIS as cat dies from rare disease amid pet food scare
Altitude sickness2019.05.24IndiaIrish climberUtah climber, 4 others die on Mount Everest
Altitude sickness2019.05.24USA/UtahIrish climberUtah climber, 4 others die on Mount Everest
Influenza--Australia1,320 confirmed flu casesSpike in flu deaths and cases sparks warning from health authorities
Mumps2019.04USA/Coloradothose employeesCluster of mumps found in Arapahoe Basin Ski Area
Influenza2019.05.19-2019.05.25USA/Texas32 migrantsFlu outbreak among asylum seekers reaches San Diego
Tuberculosis--South AfricaTB patientsMorbidity and mortality up to 5 years post tuberculosis treatment in South Africa: a pilot study
Measles2019.05.19-2019.05.25USA/MainecaseBarriers to Vaccination Remain, Even in Areas With Measles Outbreaks
illness2019.05.24USA/FloridaSix more peopleFood Outbreak Scan for May 24, 2019
outbreak2019.05.24USA/Florida137 casesFood Outbreak Scan for May 24, 2019
No new illnesses2019.05.23USA/FloridaOne patientFood Outbreak Scan for May 24, 2019
Chikungunya--BrazilwomanBRAZIL - City Hall Confirms First Case Of Chikungunya In 2019
Angiostrongyliasis2019USAfive confirmed casesHawaii: 3 additional rat lungworm cases in visitors
Avian Influenza2019.05.24Mexicoconfirmed casesMexico raises chicken import quota to avoid supply shortage
Legionella2019.03.08USA/New JerseyFive deaths5 Deaths In Union County Legionnaires' Disease Cluster
Dengue2019.05.24Brazileight other casesBRAZIL - Santa Cruz Already Has 14 Suspected Dengue Fever
Dengue2019Peru236 casesPERU - Dengue - 176 Cases Confirmed In La Libertad
Dengue--Mexicoeight casesMEXICO - There Are 8 Cases Of Dengue In Southern Edomex
Measles2019.05.24Canadasecond case2nd confirmed case of measles at Kennebecasis school prompts rush immunization clinic
altitude sickness2019.05.24Nepal33-year-old Nepali guideFour more deaths on traffic-jammed Everest
Influenzavirus B2019.05.17-2019.05.24Hong Kongrespiratory specimensCHP investigates influenza B outbreak at kindergarten in Causeway Bay
Food Poisoning2019.05.24Hong Kongseven personsCHP investigates two suspected food poisoning clusters
Dengue2019.01.01-2019.05.18Philippinesten deathsLGUs urged to spread dengue prevention information
Dengue2019.05.23MalaysiacasesUpdate on number of dengue fever cases
disease2019.05.23USA/Hawaiithree unrelated casesOfficials confirm 3 cases of rat lungworm disease in Hawaii
rat lungworm disease--USA/Hawaii3 casesOfficials confirm 3 cases of rat lungworm disease in Hawaii
Polio2019.05.23PakistanOne polio caseTwo new polio cases reported from KP
Enterovirus2019.05.18MacaoinfantsHealth | Influenza breakout infects 12 students
Lassa Fever2019.05.23Nigeriatwo personsKogi confirms two deaths from Lassa fever outbreak
Meningococcal infection2019.05.23Hong KongcaseCHP investigates case of invasive meningococcal infection
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2018.11.07Democratic Republic of Congounconfirmed Ebola patientUN names Ebola czar for DR Congo outbreak 4 mins ago World
Polio2019.05.03Afghanistannine-year-old girlPakistan: Two more polio cases reported from KP
Measles--USAcaseU.S. measles outbreak spreads to Maine, 25th state to report case
Influenza--USA32 migrantsBorder holding center to reopen after 32 migrants get flu
Dengue2019.05.22Pakistandengue patientsDengue outbreak in Peshawar: PHC seeks report as NAB says substandard drugs were used
Measles2019.05.10-2019.05.17USA/New York21 casesMeasles outbreak spreads further in US, hitting 25-year high
Measles2019.05.10-2019.05.17USA/Oklahomaone confirmed caseMeasles outbreak spreads further in US, hitting 25-year high
Influenza2019.05.22El Salvadorfour childrenTexas facility resumes intake of migrants after flu outbreak
Influenza2019UK88 influenza-related deathsMother relives the traumatic moment she realised her baby girl had died after catching the flu
Tuberculosis2019.04Canadaconfirmed caseHealth alert at Calgary high school over potential tuberculosis exposure
spread--IndonesiaSix peopleIndonesia to limit social media features to prevent hoaxes: minister
Gastroenteric Syndrome2019.05.21India11-year-old boyKarnataka: Boy dies, 12 taken ill after suspected food poisoning
Food Poisoning2019.05.22India11-year-old boyKarnataka: Boy dies, 12 taken ill after suspected food poisoning
Japanese Encephalitis2018Viet NamLast year's first caseHN reports first Japanese encephalitis case of the year
Naegleria Fowleri2019PakistanThree young menNaegleria deaths