Recent Disease Incidents

Automatically extracted from MediSys news items by PULS (University of Helsinki, Finland)
H1N12015.07.23India60-year-old man60-year-old Mumbai man dies of swine flu in Pune
Coronavirus2015.07.23South Korea12 patients12 coronavirus patients still in hospitals in South Korea - health ministry
Cholera2015.06.12-2015.07.22Sudanat least seven peopleCholera Outbreak Grips South Sudan
Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome2015.07.07USA/North DakotapeopleND health officials investigating cluster of E. coli cases
West Nile Virus2015USA/Mississippifirst case1 West Nile virus case confirmed in Miss.
Salmonella2015.07.11Australia34 casesSalmonella linked to Melb hotel: report
Cholera2015.07.15Uganda2 deathsUganda: Ministry of Health Weekly Epidemiological Bulletin week 27 of 2015 (28th June - 4th July 2015)
Measles2015.01-2015.07Sudanfive deathsSouth Sudan: South Sudan: Early Warning and Disease Surveillance Bulletin (IDP camps and Communities) Week 28 (6 - 12 July 2015)
Food Poisoning2015.07.18Egyptseven casesFood poisoning, road accidents kill six Egyptians during Eid festivities
Anthrax--BulgariamanEpidemiologic investigation on anthrax cases in Bulgaria’s Varna continues
virus2015.07.19South Koreapolice officerNo New MERS Cases for 14th Day
Food Poisoning2015.07.19-2015.07.25Philippines6 food poisoning casesAttack of the tainted food: 6 cases of poisoning in 1 week
Avian Influenza2015.07.16China3 deathsHuman infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus – China
Japanese Encephalitis2015.07.01-2015.07.18India19 personsIndia: Five more deaths from Japanese encephalitis in West Bengal
Cholera2015.07.15Russiaone deathSouth Sudan: South Sudan: Cholera outbreak - 2015, Weekly Update as of 15 July 2015
Dengue2015.07.16Myanmar506 dengue fever casesMyanmar: Health Ministry calls for public to help prevent spread of dengue fever
West Nile Virus2015Canadahuman caseFirst 2015 human case of West Nile Virus reported in Waterloo Region
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2015.07.17Liberiafour remaining patientsLiberia says 4 remaining Ebola patients have recovered
Food Poisoning2015.07.17ChinaThirty-two people32 people hospitalized for suspected food poisoning in south China
Eastern Equine Encephalitis2015USA/South Carolinaunvaccinated horseSouth Carolina Reports First Equine EEE Case Of 2015
Salmonella2015.07.02Thefour peopleFrozen Chicken Recalled After Reports of Illnesses
respiratory virus2015.06Indiafour lives2 women in 30s die of H1N1, Mumbai toll touches 25
West Nile Virus2015.07.15USA/California152 non-human casesButte County 1st in Calif. with human West Nile infections
Influenzavirus A2015.07.16Hong Kong11-year-old boyCase of severe paediatric influenza A infection under CHP investigation
Tuberculosis2015.07.05-2015.07.11Indiafirst year resident doctorKEM doctor contracts TB; 40 over last 3 years
Rabies--Russia13th registered casePart of 'New Moscow' Quarantined After Pet Diagnosed with Rabies
Avian Influenza2015.07.15UKonly one confirmed caseWelsh poultry owners urged to be vigilant to avian influenza
virus2015.07United Arab Emiratesthese 3 casesHAAD News - Three Coronavirus cases tested negative, left hospital
Dengue2015.07Maldivesthree peopleHPA sending samples abroad to fight dengue
water-borne diseases2015.07.12IndiapeopleSMC rules out outbreak
Gastroenteric Syndrome2015.07.12India37 casesSMC rules out outbreak
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever--Sierra LeonecasesVIDEO: Ebola: Hope in Paynesville
Legionella Pneumophila2015.07.13Hong KongcaseCHP updates epidemiological investigation into case of Legionnaires' disease
spread2015.07.06-2015.07.14South Koreaonly four casesS. Korea reports no MERS infection for 9 days
Dengue2015.07.13Pakistannot a single caseNo dengue case reported from Swat this year : July 14, 2015, 3:48 am
Dengue2015Indiaone personProactive state checks rise of dengue, malaria
Malaria2015India19 deathsProactive state checks rise of dengue, malaria
Congenital Syphilis2014USA/Californiaone caseSyphilis Cases Increase Among Women in California
West Nile Virus2015.07.05-2015.07.11USA/ColoradomosquitoesWeld County health officials: West Nile virus found in mosquitoes
Encephalitis2015.07.13Indiatwo more deathsIndia: Two more encephalitis deaths in north Bengal
outbreak2015.07.13Liberia12 suspected casesLiberia record six new cases of Ebola with two deaths
Meningitis2015.07.09UKschoolgirl'Hardworking and vibrant' schoolgirl, 15, dies after contracting meningitis brain bug just days before the summer holidays
Acute Intestinal Infection2015.07.10Kyrgyzstan36 children09:13 83 children hospitalized in Kazakhstan after mass poisoning in health camp
Measles--CamerooncasesMeasles Virus Races Through Northwest Cameroon
Acute Encephalitis2015.07.11IndiamanEncephalitis claims 1 more, state toll 21
Salmonella--USA181 peopleSalmonella outbreak affecting 181 people 'may have been caused by kissing and cuddling chickens'
Listeria2015.07.08USA/Minnesotaone personListeria Outbreak Prompts Cheese Recall
Listeria2015.07.08USA/Illinoisfive peopleListeria Outbreak Prompts Cheese Recall
Listeria2015.07.08USA/Wisconsinone deathListeria Outbreak Prompts Cheese Recall
Dengue2015.07.05MalaysiavictimsWoman dies of dengue three days after giving birth