The Hong Kong Centre for Health Protection (CHP) reports that patient is a 73-year-old man with underlying illnesses, who presented with liver function derangement.
Between 2009–2017, 444 cryptosporidiosis outbreaks with 7,465 cases were reported by 40 US states and Puerto Rico with number of reported outbreaks increasing approximately 13 percent per year.
A 42-year-old McKinley County woman died from hantavirus the second case of hantavirus confirmed in New Mexico in 2019.
There were 349 confirmed cases of chronic wasting disease (CWD) in Saskatchewan, Canada in 2018. To put this number in perspective, the Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative says there were 497 confirmed cases between 1997 and 2017.
African swine fever has spread to over 23,300 household farms - 30 percent of all such farms in Vietnam's capital.
On Tuesday, June 25, the Taiwan Disease Control Agency reported three new cases of Japanese encephalitis.
Acute encephalitis syndrome (AES) has claimed the lives of at least 129 children in Muzaffarpur over the past month.
Established disease protocols including specific case definition, contact tracing, treatment and clinical management were closely followed during Kerala’s successful outbreak response.
The first anthrax case of the year was confirmed in one captive antelope on a premises in Uvalde, TX.
Ba Ria Vung Tau province has become Vietnam's 59th locality with African swine fever outbreaks.