Uruguay health officials reported the first human leishmaniasis case in a minor from Salta.
Wisconsin agriculture officials have confirmed 11 more cases of chronic wasting disease on a Washington County deer farm.
The US Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) confirmed five additional cases of virulent Newcastle disease in backyard exhibition chickens in Riverside, California.
UN health officials report that the Lassa fever situation seems to be increasing in parts of Nigeria. In the week ending December 2, (13) new confirmed cases were reported from five states.
With 24 newly confirmed cases of the polio-like illness acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) announced Monday, 2018 has become a record year for the illness.
Japan has been dealing with multiple outbreaks Classical Swine Fever since September. So far, the disease has only been detected in Gifu Prefecture.
As of early December, China is reporting more than 80 cases of African swine fever in 17 provinces and four municipalities. Despite the best efforts of Chinese officials, the disease does not appear to be slowing its geographic spread.
Since the beginning of 2017, six countries and territories of the Region of the Americas reported confirmed cases of yellow fever: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, French Guiana, and Peru. The number of human cases reported in the Region of the Americas during this period is the highest in decades.
A new outbreak of the foot-and-mouth disease has been reported among pigs in Hanoi’s Ba Vi District. Local reports say 261 pigs belonging to 19 households in six communes of the rural district have been affected by the disease.
China has confirmed new outbreaks of African swine fever in the northern province of Shaanxi and southern province of Guizhou.