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SITUATION UPDATE

11/09/2014 As of 11 September 2014, 37 human cases of West Nile fever have been reported in the EU and 77 cases have been reported in neighbouring countries since the beginning of the 2014 transmission season. 

During the past week:

  • Greece reported two new probable cases from the already affected prefecture of Rodopi.
  • Italy reported seven new confirmed cases from six newly affected provinces, Bologna (2), Cremona, Ferrara, Modena, Reggio nell’Emilia and Verona. In addition, information on recent infection of West Nile in equids, birds, and vectors in Italy is available in the Bollettino epidemiologico WND
  • Romania reported eight new confirmed cases:
    • one from the already affected district of Olt;
    • seven from six newly affected districts, Bucuresti, Dambovita, Dolj (2), Galati, Giurgiu and Teleorman.


In addition, the Andalusia Ministry of Agriculture in Spain detected on 3 September one  horse with West Nile encephalitis in the province of Seville.

In neighbouring countries:

  • Russia reported 17 new cases from five newly affected oblasts, Altayskiy Kray (1), Astrakhanskaya (3), Chelyabinskaya (1), Saratovskaya (9) and Volgogradskaya (3). 
  • Serbia reported 12 new cases:
    • 11 from already affected areas (Grad Beograd 5, Juzno-banatski 3, Kolubarski 1, Podunasvski 1, Sremski 1);
    • one probable case from the newly affected district of Raski.


In addition, information about West Nile virus infection in horse in Turkey (Bursa province) is available from the OIE

 

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Reported cases of West Nile fever - updated: 11/09/2014
 

 TABLE ON CASES

 

Cumulative number of West Nile fever cases, by affected area, as of  11/09/2014 (114 cases)   

 

Country No by country Area First case reported Number of cases

Population

estimates (3)

total (1) confirmed (2)
Austria 1 Wien city 19/08/2014 1 1 1 687 271
Greece 13 Attiki prefecture 12/08/2014 2 2 4 088 447
Ileia prefecture 19/08/2014 2 0 179 161
Rodopi prefecture 28/08/2014 8 6 111 114
Xanthi prefecture 04/09/2014 1 1 107 117
Hungary 2 Csongrad county 29/08/2014 2 2 423 826
Italy 8 Bologna province 26/08/2014 2 2 976 175
Cremona province 05/09/2014 1 1 360 223
Ferrara province 09/09/2014 1 1 357 980
Modena province 04/09/2014 1 1 688 286
Pavia province 28/08/2014 1 1 539 238
Reggio nell'Emilia province 09/09/2014 1 1 519 458
Verona province 10/09/2014 1 1 908 492
Romania 13 Bucuresti district 11/09/2014 1 1 1 944 367
Constanta district 27/08/2014 1 1 721 896
Dambovita district 11/09/2014 1 1 531 011
Dolj district 11/09/2014 2 2 707 629
Galati district 11/09/2014 1 1 611 040
Giurgiu district 11/09/2014 1 1 282 322
Ialomita district 04/09/2014 1 1 288 472
Mures district 29/08/2014 2 1 581 628
Olt district 27/08/2014 2 2 468 931
Teleorman district 11/09/2014 1 1 405 070
Bosnia and Herzegovina 13 Republika Srpska 13/06/2014 13 0 N/A
Israel 2 Central district 11/07/2014 1 1 N/A
Tel Aviv district 16/07/2014 1 0 N/A
Russian Federation 24 Altayskiy Kray 04/09/2014 1 N/A N/A
Astrakhanskaya oblast 04/09/2014 3 N/A N/A
Belgorodskaya oblast 16/07/2014 1 N/A N/A
Chelyabinskaya oblast 04/09/2014 1 N/A N/A
Saratovskaya oblast 04/09/2014 9 N/A N/A
Samarskaya oblast 29/07/2014 6 N/A N/A
Volgogradskaya oblast 04/09/2014 3 N/A N/A
Serbia 38 Grad Beograd 17/07/2014 18 13 N/A
Juzno-backi district 17/07/2014 3 1 N/A
Juzno-banatski district 29/08/2014 6 4 N/A
Kolubarski district 22/08/2014 2 1 N/A
Nisavski district 17/07/2014 1 0 N/A
Podunavski district 29/08/2014 3 2 N/A
Raski district 10/09/2014 1 0 N/A
Sremski district 22/08/2014 4 3 N/A

1) For EU countries, probable and confirmed cases, as per EU case definition     
2) For EU countries, confirmed cases, as per EU case definition     
3) For EU countries, population estimates for 2009 provided at NUTS3 level by EUROSTAT

 

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