Communicable disease threats report, 22-28 September 2019, week 39
The ECDC Communicable Disease Threats Report (CDTR) is a weekly bulletin for epidemiologists and health professionals on active public health threats. This issue covers the period from 22 to 28 September 2019 and includes updates on West Nile virus infection, local transmission of dengue fever in France, Ebola virus disease in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and cholera.
Weekly updates: 2019 West Nile virus transmission season
Weekly updates with the latest reports on West Nile virus cases in Europe. Interactive maps and tables updated every Friday, during the transmission season.Read more
Autochthonous transmission of dengue virus in EU/EEA, 2010-2019
Dengue is not endemic in the EU/EEA and the vast majority of the cases are travellers infected outside of the EU/EEA. When the environmental conditions are favourable, in areas where Ae. albopictus is established, viraemic travel-related cases may generate a local transmission of the virus as demonstrated by the sporadic events of dengue virus transmission since 2010.Read more