Recent Disease Incidents

Automatically extracted from MediSys news items by PULS (University of Helsinki, Finland)
Salmonella2019.07.03USA/Texasonly 45 confirmed casesPet Supplies Plus recalls pig ear dog treats after possible link to salmonella outbreak
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2018Democratic Republic of Congoover 1,600 peopleEbola, the deadly disease 18.07.2019 | 01:23 mins. In the Democratic Republic of Congo, over 1,600 people died from Ebola in the last year. What are the symptoms, and is there any cure? DW gives you the lowdown.
H1N12019Myanmarfive deathsH1N1 death toll breaks 2017 record
Measles--AustraliapersonMeasles warning issued in Perth
Necrotizing Fasciitis2019.07USA/CaliforniaCalifornia womanFlesh-eating bacteria ravages California woman's foot, exposing bone
Hepatitis A2019.04USA/FloridamanMartin County New concern after possible fifth Hepatitis A death in Martin County Ryan Hughes 6:53 PM, Jul 18, 2019
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2019.07.14-2019.07.20Ugandainfected priestEditorial: Trust is key to fight Ebola
Vibrio2019.07.14AustraliaVictoria manVictoria man dies after contracting flesh-eating bacteria,...
infection2019.07AustraliaVictoria manVictoria man dies after contracting flesh-eating bacteria,...
Dengue2019Sri Lankaover 29,000 peopleSRI LANKA - 58 People Dead - Over 29000 Affected By Dengue In Sri Lanka
Dengue2019.07.16IndiaUrwaINDIA - 8-Year-Old Dies Due To Suspected Dengue Fever
Dengue2019.07.18Philippines--PHILIPPINES - 202 Dead Due To Dengue In 5 Regions —NDRRMC
Dengue2019Honduras54 peopleHONDURAS - Dengue Kills 54 People And Leaves More Than 23000 Infected In Honduras In 2019
Tuberculosis2019.07.17NigeriapersonsI will support fight against TB, says Aisha Buhari
respiratory infections2019.07.18Indonesiatwo-year-old childDisplaced in Indon’s Papua dying: group
Rabies2019.07.13CanadacaseThunder Bay health unit says rabies death in Canada 'big news' as it is 'extremely rare'
Mumps2019.07.18UKcasesTraffic LIVE: Multi-vehicle smash on motorway
Dengue2019GLOBAL51 deathsZambaonga Sibugay under state of calamity due to dengue
suspect spread2019.07.18JapanOne personSuspected arson in Japan animation studio kills one and injures dozens
Malaria2019.07.07-2019.07.13Solomon Islandscoachsamoa Health Chief declares Samoa "malaria free" By Joyetter Feagaimaali'i, 07/18/2019
Dengue2019.07.07-2019.07.13SingaporeDengue casesExperts ponder dengue surge in Singapore By DM Chan 8 hours
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2019.07.14-2019.07.20RwandaEbola patientNew Ebola incident reported in Uganda raises alarm
Meningococcal Disease2019AustraliatoddlerNSW meningococcal peak approaches
Rabies2019.07.17-2019.07.18PakistanresidentRabies death toll in Sindh hits 12 as Sanghar woman dies at JPMC
Jaundice2019.07India50 jaundice casesHyderabad witnessing spurt in vector, water-borne diseases with onset of monsoon
Escherichia Coli2019.07.16USA/ConnecticutEight peopleGround Bison Meat Recalled After 21 People Get Sick In E. Coli Outbreak
Escherichia Coli2019.07.17USAground bisonGround Bison Meat Recalled After 21 People Get Sick In E. Coli Outbreak
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2019.07.14SwitzerlandpastorWho declares Ebola in DRC a global Public Health Emergency
virus outbreak2019.07.07-2019.07.13USA/Massachusetts63 peopleDeaths related to retirement home’s virus outbreak rise to 3
respiratory illness2019.07.07-2019.07.13USA/VirginiaTwo deathsDeaths related to retirement home’s virus outbreak rise to 3
Coronavirus--Saudi Arabia70-year-old manNews Scan for Jul 17, 2019
Measles--USA/TexasFourth caseFourth case of measles confirmed in El Paso, third toddler to test positive in two weeks
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2019.07.07-2019.07.13Themore than 72 peopleAid groups struggle to fight Ebola virus in Congo
toxic algae2019.07France18-year-old oyster farmerTourists warned over toxic algae in France that's killed two swimmers
immediately reportable diseases--Liberia23 deathsLiberia: Liberia IDSR Epidemiology Bulletin 2019 Epi-week 27 (July 1 – 7, 2019)
Japanese Encephalitis2019.01Malaysia15 casesThree deaths due to Japanese Encephalitis
Legionella2019.07.17USA/Georgia5 casesNational 5 cases of Legionnaires' disease at Sheraton hotel in Ga. CNN Newsource 7:37 AM, Jul 17, 2019
African Swine Fever2019.07European Union30 casesBulgaria steps up measures to prevent spread of African swine fever
Anthrax2019.07.16KenyacowSh2.6m spent on vaccinating 10,000 cows
flesh-eating disease2019.07.16USA/FloridawomanWoman who survived flesh-eating disease: It looked like my leg ‘was rotting off’
Measles2019USA1,123 peopleMeasles: Foods that may prevent its onset
contagious disease2019.07.17JapanpigsJapan's Animal Quarantine Service Alerts Foreign Tourists Visiting Japan
Dengue2019.07.16Southeast AsiaPeopleDengue fever alert
Anthrax2019.07.09-2019.07.17USA/TexasanimalsAnthrax in Texas update: Eight premises in three counties
Vibrio Vulnificans2017USA/Alabamaone caseFlesh-eating bacteria: At least two dead and more injured in US as waters warm
Vibrio Vulnificans2019.06USA/Tennessee77-year-old womanFlesh-eating bacteria: At least two dead and more injured in US as waters warm
Syphilis2019.07.16Canada1,563 casesInfectious syphilis outbreak declared in Alberta
Influenza2018Australiajust five deathsInfluenza claims another four lives in WA, but experts say the worst may be over
West Nile Virus2019.07.15USA/AlabamaWNV caseFatal Equine WNV Case Reported in Alabama
Leptospirosis2019.07Indialeptospirosis casesINDIA - H1N1 Flu On The Rise - 309 Cases In Mumbai