Lassa fever - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2019

Surveillance report
Publication series: Annual Epidemiological Report on Communicable Diseases in Europe
Time period covered: 1 January - 31 December 2019
Cite:

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Lassa fever. In: ECDC. Annual epidemiological report for 2019. Stockholm: ECDC; 2021.

For 2019, two imported cases of Lassa fever were reported in the Netherlands. No further cases of Lassa fever or other viral haemorrhagic fevers caused by arenaviruses were reported in the EU/EEA in 2019.