FluView-ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 6, 2018

This was posted on Thursday, February 15th, 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 5/100 hospitalized patients respectively and the Influenza activity had slightly elevated as compared to the previous week. The laboratory-confirmed Influenza viruses were detected mostly in the age-group 30-64 years in ILI cases. No SARI samples were positive for Influenza virus (Figure 1).
Fluview week 6