West Nile fever in Europe in 2017 and previous transmission seasons

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Since the beginning of the 2017 transmission season and as of 28 September 2017, Italy has reported 49 cases, Greece has reported 47 human cases, Romania 45 cases, Hungary 16 cases and Austria has reported four cases. In addition, Serbia has reported 36 cases, and Israel has reported nine cases. Fifteen deaths due to West Nile fever have been reported since the start of the transmission season: Romania reported seven, Greece reported five, Hungary, Italy and Serbia reported one.

West Nile fever in Europe in 2017 and previous transmission seasons