Diphtheria - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016

Surveillance report
16 Jul 2018
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 7 February 2018

In 2016, 47 cases of diphtheria due to toxigenic C. diphtheriae or C. ulcerans were reported to ECDC.