Crimean–Congo haemorrhagic fever - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016

Surveillance report
Publication series: Annual Epidemiological Report on Communicable Diseases in Europe
Time period covered: This report is based on data for 2016 retrieved from The European Surveillance System (TESSy) on 4 April 2018.
Cite:

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Crimean–Congo haemorrhagic fever. In: ECDC. Annual
epidemiological report for 2016. Stockholm: ECDC; 2018.

For 2016, two countries reported a total of six cases of Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF). For the first time, Spain reported two confirmed autochthonous cases. Bulgaria reported the remaining four cases (CCHF is endemic in the Balkan region).