Communicable disease threats report, 27 March to 2 April 2016, week 13
This issue of the ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) covers the period 27 March to 2 April 2016 and includes updates on Zika virus, haemolytic uraemic syndrome in Romania, diphtheria in Belgium and yellow fever in Angola.
- Ebola haemorrhagic fever
- Emerging and Vector-borne Diseases Programme
- Influenza in humans, seasonal
- Migrant health
- Public health threat
- Vaccine Preventable Diseases Programme
- Western Africa
- Yellow fever
- Zika virus disease
- Zika virus disease - Outbreak in the Americas
Rapid risk assessment: Cutaneous diphtheria among recently arrived refugees and asylum-seekers in the EU, 31 July 2015
This rapid risk assessment concludes that there is currently no indication that these cases represent a significant outbreak of diphtheria among refugees in Europe.