West Nile fever in Europe in 2017; updated 27 October

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Between 19 and 26 October 2017, Romania reported two cases, Italy reported one case and Serbia reported one case. France reported one case in a newly affected area. All other cases were notified in areas already considered to be affected. Serbia reported one death due to West Nile fever and Romania reported three deaths. In addition, ten equine West Nile fever cases were reported through the Animal Disease Notification System (ADNS) of the European Commission. Italy reported five cases, Spain reported four and Greece reported one.

West Nile fever in Europe in 2017; updated 27 October