Recent Disease Incidents

Automatically extracted from MediSys news items by PULS (University of Helsinki, Finland)
Coronavirus2014.05.13Saudi Arabiafour new casesCoronavirus MERS: l'Arabie saoudite annonce cinq nouveaux décèsCoronavirus seas: Saudi Arabia announces five new death
this mysterious infection2012Saudi Arabiathis mysterious infectionCoronavirus MERS: l'Arabie saoudite annonce cinq nouveaux décèsCoronavirus seas: Saudi Arabia announces five new death
Unknown Disease2014.05.13USAsecond U.S. caseHealth Officials MERS Patient Traveled Through Boston
Polio2014Tuvalufifth polio caseFifth polio case of 2014 surfaces in Karachi
Measles2014.05.13Tuvalumany 45 deathsSHC takes suo moto notice of childrens measles deaths
Coronavirus2014.05.08Lebanonfirst caseLebanon registers first case of MERS
Measles2014.05.13USA/VirginiacaseArlington cemetery marks 150th anniversary of first burial
Avian Influenza--INDIAover 3,400 turkeysOver 3,000 Turkeys Killed By Bangalore Bird Flu
Hepatitis E--USAUS individualsCurrent epidemiology of hepatitis E virus infection in the United States: Low seroprevalence in the National Health and Nutrition Evaluation Survey
Avian Influenza2014.04Chinafive H7N9 patientsNew H7N9 infection, death cases in Guangdong
Food Poisoning2014.05.13Hong Kongfive personsTwo suspected food poisoning clusters under CHP investigation
Polio2014USA/Californiachildhood caseHealth insurers just say no to marijuana coverage
SARS--Saudi Arabiafour more peopleSaudi Arabia Reports 4 More Deaths From MERS
18 more infections--Saudi Arabia--4 new Mers deaths, 18 more infections in Saudi Arabia
Unknown Disease2014.05.08Saudi Arabia121 people4 new Mers deaths, 18 more infections in Saudi Arabia
Coronavirus2014.05.06USApatientFirst US MERS patient could leave hospital soon
Polio--Pakistanpolio casesPakistan in spotlight as polio cases rise
SARS2014.05.05Middle Eastthree more deathsSaudi Arabia reports 3 more deaths from MERS virus
MERS virus--Saudi Arabia3 more deathsSaudi Arabia reports 3 more deaths from MERS virus
Acute Respiratory Infection2014.05.04RussiaoutbreakЗаболеваемость ОРВИ в Республике Марий Эл за 18 неделю 2014 года (28 апреля – 4 мая)
Coronavirus--Egyptcoronavirus deathEgypt probing suspected coronavirus death
Unknown Disease2014.04.27-2014.05.03USA/IndianamanHealth officials: No other MERS cases reported
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever--Guinea81 peopleGuineas Ebola death toll rises to 81
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Food Poisoning2014.05.02GhanaKofi AnsahRenowned Ghanaian designer Kofi Ansah dies
Hand, Foot, And Mouth Disease2014Vietnamtwo childrenMinistry demands tighter prevention of hand-foot-mouth disease
Unknown Disease--Afghanistan14 womenMysterious Disease Claims Lives of 14 Women In Bajaur
Chikungunya--CaribbeanMore casesMore cases of chikungunya reported in St Vincent
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2014.05.02Liberia22 suspected Ebola casesLiberia: UNICEF-Liberia Ebola Virus Disease: SitRep #20, 2 May 2014
SARS2014.05.02USAfirst caseUS officials confirm first case of MERS
deadly MERS virus--USAfirst caseU.S. reports first case of deadly MERS virus
Malaria--AustriaAustrian orphansAustrian orphans infected with malaria
Influenzavirus A2014.04.25Hong Kongsix-month-old boyCase of severe paediatric influenza A under CHP investigation
Malaria2000Ghanamalaria casesUnder-Five Malaria Fatality Rate Drops
Food Poisoning--EgyptTwenty-nine female students29 Al-Azhar students contract food poisoning
Dengue--Trinidad and Tobago--Groome-Duke: No dengue outbreak
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever--Africamore than 140 peopleEbola outbreak death toll rises
Coronavirus--Greecefirst caseGreece reports 1st MERS case, patient critical
Coronavirus2014.04.22Middle EastTwo more patientsSaudi reports two more virus deaths
virus--Saudi Arabiatwo more virus deathsSaudi reports two more virus deaths
Meningococcal infection2014.04.17Hong Kongconfirmed caseCase of invasive meningococcal infection under CHP investigation
Measles2014.04.21Viet Nam51 new measles casesMeasles cases continue to fall
Dengue--Mozambique30 casesMozambique confirms 30 cases of Dengue fever
Malaria--Nigeriaexperienced gafferKaduna United coach dies
Deadly MERS Virus--Saudi Arabia20 New CasesSaudi Arabia Confirms 20 New Cases of Deadly MERS Virus
Tuberculosis2014.04.20-2014.04.26GuaminmatesTB Testing Continues at DOC Following 60 Positive PPD Skin Tests
disease2014.04.19Saudi Arabia20 new cases49 infections were reported in six days
Coronavirus--United Arab Emirates12 new cases3 MERS Coronovirus cases test negative in UAE
Influenza--Chinahuman caseNotification of a human case of swine influenza in Jiangsu
Influenza2014.04.21Hong Kong24 menTwo influenza-like-illness outbreaks