Recent Disease Incidents

Automatically extracted from MediSys news items by PULS (University of Helsinki, Finland)
 
DiseaseTimeLocationStatusCasesDescription
Coronavirus2014.04.19Philippines--No epidemic or outbreak of Mers virus in Philippines, says official
Coronavirus2014.04.19United Arab Emiratesmale nurseOFW from UAE tests negative for MERS virus DOH
Polio2014.03.20Equatorial Guinea1 caseAlert - Polio in Equatorial Guinea
Measles2014Vietnammore than 100 peopleVietnam battles fatal measles outbreak
Measles--Canada7th caseManitoba confirms 7th case of measles
Influenza--USA/Oklahomathree deathsThree Additional Deaths Due To Flu Reported In Oklahoma
Tularemia--SpainValladolid, Spain Tularemia outbreaksMolecular Investigation of Tularemia Outbreaks, Spain, 1997 - "2008
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2014.04.17Guinea--Death toll from Guinea Ebola outbreak rises to 122
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever--Africa137 livesWest Africa's Ebola outbreak has claimed 137 lives
Coronavirus--Saudi ArabiacasesSaudis alarmed as MERS toll rises to 71, including M'sian
Avian Influenza2014.03.27North KoreachickensTwo Outbreaks of High-path Avian Flu in North Korea
Ebola virus disease2014.04.15Guinea121 deathsEbola virus disease, West Africa (Situation as of 16 April 2014)
Measles2014.04.16PhilippinesTwo new casesTwo new cases of measles hit city
Legionella2014.04.16Hong KongmanCase of Legionnaires' disease under CHP investigation
MERS virus2014.04.13-2014.04.19Saudi ArabiaMalaysian manMalaysian man dies from MERS virus
Vitamin A deficiency--PakistanOver 50pc childrenOver 50pc children in Pakistan suffer from vitamin A deficiency: study
Erythema Infectiosum--UKonly the fourth childThe girl of three who became only the fourth child in the UK since 2006 to die from 'slapped cheek' virus
Dengue--Naurustaff memberDoctors renew call to visit Nauru detention centre after dengue fever outbreak
Dengue--South Pacific--Nauru asylum centre dengue patients be moved to Australia - activists
deadly MERS virus--United Arab EmiratesThree new casesThree new cases of deadly MERS virus in UAE
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2014.04.14LiberiaEbola deathsLiberia: Ebola deaths rise to 13
Malaria2014Botswana47 casesPALAPYE REGION REGISTERS 47 MALARIA CASES
Chikungunya--Tonga10,000 peopleTonga: Outbreak of chikungunya virus affects 10,000 people in Tonga
Measles--Viet Nammeasles patientsDeputy PM orders best conditions for measles patients
Avian Influenza2014.04.13JapanownersJapan slaughters 112,000 chickens after bird flu outbreak
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome--CanadaMonth-old babyMonth-old baby dies in CFS care, family seeks answers
Gonorrhea--UK--Awareness campaign shows signs of delaying onset of drug-resistant gonorrhea in UK
Mumps2014.04USA/Ohio--Mumps outbreak in Ohio nearly doubles this month
deadly virus outbreak2014.04.11Guineafour suspected casesGuinea says few new Ebola cases outbreak nearly under control
Classical Swine Fever2014.02.21Russia--Classical swine fever found in Russian wild boar
Tuberculosis2014.04.01GuamdetaineeVIDEO: CDC and Public Health Conducts Mass TB Testing at DOC
Conjunctivitis2014.04.14American SamoateachersAmerican Samoa Schools Reopen After Pink Eye Woes
Influenzavirus A--GuamresidentsDPHSS: "Likely Palau Is Experiencing an Outbreak of Influenza A"
Dengue2014Philippinesdengue casesDOH eyes lower dengue cases for 2014
Acute Respiratory Infection2014.04RussiaoutbreakЗаболеваемость ОРВИ в Республике Марий Эл за 15 неделю 2014 года (07-13 апреля)
Hepatitis A2014.03.29-2014.04.01UKpatientsHundreds of diners may have been exposed to hepatitis A at New York restaurant
Avian Influenza2014Chinaat least 32 deathsThree more bird flu deaths in China
Dengue--Brazil--Genetically modified mosquitoes to combat dengue in Brazil
Cytomegalovirus--Swedenmost patientsCommon virus may cause anemia in patients with kidney disease
Dengue2014.03IndiaTwo casesTwo dengue cases reported in Delhi first in 2014
disease2014.04.11United Arab Emiratesexpatriate health workerOne foreign health worker dies five infected with MERS in UAE agency
Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever2014.04.11Democratic Republic of Congo--No Ebola case found in DRC: authorities
Influenza--ChinaThree peopleThree people die from 'bird flu' in southern China, four new cases confirmed
Mers corona virus--United Arab EmiratesHealth workerHealth worker in UAE who contracted Mers corona virus dies, five infected
Norovirus--USA/California100 passengersMore than 100 contract virus in Californian cruise ship
Influenza2014.04.10Nepalinfluenza patientsChances of H1N1 transmission ‘slim’
recent outbreak2014.04.10Guinea101 people7 Ebola Patients in Guinea Fight Off the Disease
Anthrax2014.04.10HungarylionLion dies in Hungary zoo from anthrax-infected meat
West Nile Virus2012GreecehumansAuthors' correction for Euro Surveill. 2013;19(13)
Cholera2014.01NigeriaAt least 60 peopleCholera killed 60 in Nigeria's Bauchi in 2014