FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 5, 2018

This was posted on Tuesday, February 13th, 2018 By in Report

The predominant circulating Influenza virus was Influenza A/H3. The overall incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) were 39/1000 outpatient visits and 6/100 hospitalized patients respectively and the Influenza activity had decreased as compared to the previous week. The laboratory-confirmed Influenza viruses were detected in the age-group 15-29 years and 30-64 years in ILI cases (Figure 1).
FluView week 5