In May, Communicable Diseases Branch reported:

  • Gastroenteritis outbreaks in institutions – Increase in child care centre outbreaks
  • Ross River virus – seasonal increase in notifications
  • STEC – two new cases reported
  • Polio – global alert
  • HIV – quarterly report (Q1 - 2014)
  • Listeriosis – two new cases reported
  • Hepatitis E – one new locally-acquired case reported
  • Measles – one new locally-acquired case reported
  • Salmonellosis alert – Salmonella Java cases in the Northern Beaches linked to bandicoots
  • Influenza vaccination for children – reminder on recommended vaccines
  • Chikungunya – one new case acquired in Tonga.
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Page Updated: Wednesday 25 June 2014
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