Cholera - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016
Cholera is a rare travel-associated disease in the EU/EEA. In 2016, six EU/EEA countries reported 23 laboratory-confirmed cases of cholera, which was in the range of previous years. All cases with known travel history were infected outside of Europe.
Yersiniosis - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016
In 2016, 28 countries reported 6 918 confirmed yersiniosis cases in the EU/EEA.
Anthrax - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016
Anthrax continues to be a rare disease in humans in Europe, with only a few cases reported every year. In 2016, two EU/EEA countries reported six laboratory-confirmed anthrax cases: Romania (5) and Spain (1). The remaining 28 reporting countries notified no cases.
Congenital toxoplasmosis – Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016
In 2016, 242 confirmed cases of congenital toxoplasmosis were reported in the EU/EEA, with France accounting for 81% of all confirmed cases due to the active screening of pregnant women. The notification rate was 6.7 cases per 100 000 live births. No seasonal pattern was observed for the disease.
Tularaemia - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016
For 2016, 1 148 cases of tularaemia were reported in the EU/EEA, 1 096 (95%) of which were confirmed.
Shigellosis - Annual Epidemiological Report for 2016
Shigellosis is a relatively uncommon disease in the EU/EEA, but remains of concern in some countries and for some population groups. In 2016, 29 EU/EEA countries reported 5 631 confirmed shigellosis cases.
Leptospirosis - Annual Epidemiological Report 2016 [2014 data]
Annual Epidemiological Report for leptospirosis 2016. ECDC’s annual surveillance reports provide a wealth of epidemiological data to support decision-making at the national level. They are mainly intended for public health professionals and policymakers involved in disease prevention and control programmes.