Month: June 2019

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 23, 2019

Influenza activity remained higher than the national baseline but was similar to the alert threshold. Influenza B/Victoria circulated predominantly. The Influenza Like Illness (ILI) associated laboratory confirmed influenza cases were detected in 5-29 years only. Influenza associated SARI case was detected on the age group 0-1 year. Fluview Week 23 2019

This was posted on Tuesday, June 18th, 2019 By in Report , .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 22, 2019

Influenza activity continued to remain lower than the alert threshold but above the national baseline in the country. Influenza B/Victoria circulated predominantly. The Influenza Like Illness (ILI) associated laboratory confirmed influenza cases were detected in 5-64 years only. No SARI case was positive for influenza virus. Fluview Week 22 2019

This was posted on Monday, June 10th, 2019 By in Report .

FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 21, 2019

Influenza activity continued to remain lower than the alert threshold but above the national baseline in the country. Influenza B/Victoria circulated predominantly. The Influenza-Like Illness (ILI) associated laboratory-confirmed influenza cases were detected below 29 years old only. Similarly, the laboratory influenza confirmed SARI cases were detected in below 1 year of age only. No influenza-associated… [Read more]

This was posted on Wednesday, June 5th, 2019 By in Report , .

Monthly Epidemiology Report for May 2019

Five suspected cases of bacterial meningitis were reported: of those two from JDWNRH and one each from Sarpang and Samtse Hospital. All were in the age group of 1-11 months. Two suspected case of Pertussis were reported from JDWNRH; none were tested positive. Twenty-seven suspected measles cases were reported; none were tested positive for measles… [Read more]

This was posted on Wednesday, June 5th, 2019 By in Report , .