Trichinellosis - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2017

Surveillance report
Publication series: Annual Epidemiological Report on Communicable Diseases in Europe
Time period covered: This report is based on data for 2017 retrieved from The European Surveillance System (TESSy) on 11 September 2018.
Cite:

 European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. Trichinellosis. In: ECDC. Annual epidemiological report for 2017. Stockholm: ECDC; 2019

Trichinellosis is a rare but serious disease in the EU/EEA. For 2017, 15 EU/EEA countries reported 224 cases of trichinellosis, of which 168 cases were confirmed.