10 Jul 2018
TravelHealthPro has been updated to reflect updates to yellow fever recommendations and certificate requirements Read more
06 Jul 2018
Public Health England publishes 2017 imported UK malaria cases Read more
02 Jul 2018
Updated rabies risk and country specific recommendations Read more
02 Jul 2018
Updated guidelines on rabies post-exposure treatment Read more
10 Aug 2018 France
As of 2 August 2018, three cases of West Nile virus were reported in Nice.
10 Aug 2018 Palencia. Spain
As of 9 August 2018, a fatal case of locally acquired Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever has been confirmed in an local resident in Castilla y León who died on 8 August 2018. The patient reported a tick bite at the end of July 2018.
08 Aug 2018 Sokoto. Nigeria
On 5 June 2018, a circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2) outbreak was confirmed in Sokoto State, Nigeria. From 30 January through 23 May 2018, ten environmental samples collected from two collection sites all tested positive for genetically-related VDPV2 viruses. No associated cases of acute flaccid paralysis (AFP) have been detected with this cVDPV2.
08 Aug 2018 India
As of 17 July 2018, a total of 19 Nipah virus cases, including 17 deaths, were reported from Kerala State: 18 of the cases were laboratory-confirmed and the deceased index case was suspected to have Nipah virus but could not be tested.
08 Aug 2018 Yobe. Nigeria
As of 16 June 2018, a cluster of cVDPV2 was detected in Yobe State from a stool sample from an AFP case, and an environmental sample collected on 31 May 2018. The same cVDPV2 was detected in Gombe State and Jigawa State in April 2018.
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