Influenza virus characterisation, December 2019
This is the third report for the 2019–20 influenza season. As of week 1/2020, 42 844 influenza detections had been reported across the WHO European Region; 85% type A viruses, with A(H3N2) prevailing over A(H1N1)pdm09, and 15% type B viruses, with 531 (92%) of 576 ascribed to a B/Victoria lineage.
Monthly measles and rubella monitoring report, January 2020
The monitoring report is based on measles and rubella data from The European Surveillance System (TESSy) for the period 1 December 2018 to 30 November 2019.
Surveillance report: Avian influenza overview August – November 2019
This scientific report provides an overview of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) virus outbreaks detected in poultry, captive and wild birds and noteworthy outbreaks of low pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI) virus in poultry and captive birds, as well as human cases due to avian influenza (AI) virus, reported in and outside Europe between 16 August and 15 November 2019.
Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF) - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2018
For 2018, EU/EEA countries reported eight cases of Crimean–Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF). Bulgaria reported six locally-acquired confirmed cases, Greece one travel-related confirmed case and Spain one locallyacquired probable case.
Cholera - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2018
In the EU/EEA, cholera is a rare disease associated with travel to countries outside of the EU/EEA. In 2018, five EU/EEA countries reported 26 confirmed cases of cholera, which was in the same range as in previous years. Most cases (20/26) were reported by the United Kingdom
Rift Valley fever - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2018
For 2018, EU/EEA countries did not report any cases of Rift Valley fever.
Tick-borne encephalitis - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2018
In 2018, 3 212 cases of tick-borne encephalitis (TBE) were reported in EU/EEA countries, 3 092 (96.3%) of which were confirmed.
Zika virus disease - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2018
In 2018, in the EU/EEA countries: 51 cases of Zika virus (ZIKV) infection were reported; no autochthonous vector-borne cases of ZIKV infection were reported; 56.8% percent of ZIKV infection in EU/EEA travellers originated from the Caribbean, 22.3% from South-East Asia, and 11.3% from the Americas; there were no reports of cases involving sexual or vertical transmission of ZIKV.