Recent Disease Incidents

Automatically extracted from MediSys news items by PULS (University of Helsinki, Finland)
Cholera--Sudan67 casesReuters Health News Summary
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2019.09.15USAcasesSecretary Azar Meets with Rwandan President Paul Kagame on Ebola Preparedness
Eastern Equine Encephalitis--USA/Indianathree horsesHealth officials: Mosquito-borne virus found in Indiana
mosquito-borne disease dengue2019.09.14Pakistan1,499 patientsPAKISTAN - 1499 Dengue Cases Confirmed In Rawalpindi
breathing illnesses2019.09.08-2019.09.14USA/New YorkpeopleCuomo pushes for flavored e-cig ban, citing risk to youth
Chikungunya2019.08.20TaiwandoctorTaiwan reports 3 new cases of indigenous chikungunya
Dengue2019.09.12TaiwancasesTaiwan reports 3 new cases of indigenous chikungunya
Dengue2019.09.14Nepalhow many peopleDengue, scrub typhus cases surge
Incision infections2019USA/Louisianaat least a dozen childrenInfections Strike Young Heart Surgery Patients in New Orleans
Naegleria, Congo viruses--Democratic Republic of Congotwo more livesNaegleria, Congo viruses claim two more lives
Dengue2019Rajshahithree peopleWoman dies from dengue in Rajshahi
Dengue2019.09.14BangladeshwomanWoman dies from dengue in Rajshahi
Dengue2019.09.08TanzaniawomanWHO investigating death in Tanzania due to unknown illness
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2019.09.12Democratic Republic of Congoalmost 3,000 peopleWHO investigating death in Tanzania due to unknown illness
Dengue--Sri Lankadengue casesSri Lanka: Epidemiology Unit, Ministry of Health: Dengue Update, 12 September 2019
Classical Swine Fever2019.09.13JapanpigsHog cholera infection detected at Japanese agriculture lab
Congo-Crimean Hemorrhagic Fever2019Democratic Republic of CongopatientCongo claims another life in Karachi
Hepatitis A2019USA/Colorado163 casesCovering Colorado Boulder County Jail inmate tests positive for hepatitis A Associated Press 2:03 PM, Sep 14, 2019
Dengue2019.08Western Hemisphere949 deathsCOLOMBIA - Colombia Reports 169 Dengue Deaths In 2019
Dengue2019.09.14Pakistanover 900 more patientsPAKISTAN - 900 More People Test Positive For Dengue In KP
Tularemia2019.09.13USA/ColoradorabbitCOLORADO - Rabbit Found In Lafayette Tested Positive For Tularemia
Cholera--IndiaTwo casesINDIA - Two Cholera Cases Detected At Pinjore Slum
infections2019.09.13JapaninfectionsJAPAN - Swine Fever Outbreak Spreads To Kanto
African Swine Fever2019.09.14PhilippinesMore casesPHILIPPINES - 11 Dead Pigs Tested Positive For African Swine Fever In Quezon City
Influenza2019UKprofessional dancerJanette Manrara health: Strictly Come Dancing star's 'horrendous' illness back in April JANETTE MANRARA always appears the picture of health as she struts her stuff on the Strictly Come Dancing stage. But earlier this year the professional dancer was struck down by a “horrendous”...
Dengue--Guamfirst caseGuam records first case of dengue fever acquired locally in 75 years
Unknown Disease2019.09.08-2019.09.14Tanzaniatwo patientsTanzanian health authorities refute rumors of Ebola outbreak
Dengue2019.09.08-2019.09.14Indiaseven-year-old boyParents blame docs for boy's death due to dengue
Zika2019.09.13SingaporepatientsFirst Zika cluster of this year confirmed in Singapore's Serangoon Gardens
Hepatitis A2019.09.08-2019.09.14USAcaseDenver resident is latest death in hepatitis A outbreak
Dengue--USA/FloridaMost peopleFlorida dengue: 4th autochthonous case in Miami-Dade
Ear Infection--Samoatwo studentssamoa Dressing up, reading and hearing tests to mark the end of literacy week at S.S.A.B. By Soli Wilson, 14/09/2019
Naegleria Fowleri2019.08Pakistan16-year-old boyBrain-eating bug claims 13th life in Karachi
Dengue2019Americas949 deaths13 September 2019: Dengue - Epidemiological Update
Eastern Equine Encephalitis2019.08.25USA/Massachusetts5-year-old girlCong. Joe Kennedy calls on CDC for 'immediate attention to dire outbreak of EEE'
severe lung disease2019.09.13USA/Texas25 confirmed casesLocal News Number of suspected vaping-associated lung disease cases in Brazos County increases to 3 Sydney Isenberg 5:22 PM, Sep 13, 2019
Ranavirus2018.07Chinairidovirus diseaseIsolation and characterization of a Ranavirus associated with disease outbreaks in cultured hybrid grouper (Epinephelus fuscoguttatus♀ × E. lanceolatus♂) in Guangxi, China
West Nile Virus2018USA/Georgiatwo casesWoman tests positive for West Nile virus in DeKalb County
West Nile Virus2019.09.13USA/Massachusettsone human case8th Human Case Of EEE Confirmed In Mass.
West Nile Virus2019USA/Coloradofirst human caseHuman case of West Nile reported in Broomfield
Malaria2019.09.13Africamy childKenya adds world's first malaria vaccine to routine vaccination
Leprosy1998-2019USA/California13 leprosy casesOn leprosy making a comeback:
Congo virus2019.09.13PakistanpatientPAKISTAN - Man Dies Of Congo Fever In Quetta
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2019.12GLOBALthose victimsWHO warns it's running out of money to fight Ebola
Measles2019.01.01-2019.09.12New Zealandconfirmed casesTaiwan issues NZ travel warning over measles outbr...
illness2019.09.07UKfour playersMatty Willock remains sidelined for Gillingham
Malaria--Kenyaless severe casesKenya becomes 3rd country to roll out malaria vaccine Source: AP
Cold2019.09.13SpainmanTorrential rains in the eastern regions
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2019.09.13European UnionEbola casesEbola outbreak - Equateur province, DRC (1)
Influenza--Australianot all patientsFlu numbers continue to drop