16.10.2014 As of 16 October 2014, 73 human cases of West Nile fever have been reported in the EU and 120 cases have been reported in neighbouring countries since the beginning of the 2014 transmission season.
During the past week, Italy reported four new confirmed cases
- three from the already affected provinces of Cremona, Pavia and Piacenza;
- one case from the newly affected province of Brescia.
In neighbouring countries, no cases were reported.