TITLE

West Nile Virus Update -- United States, January 1-August 19, 2008

PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;8/22/2008, Vol. 57 Issue 33, p899
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the findings of a 2008 West Nile virus (WNV) surveillance data reported to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) from January 1 to August 19, 2008. A total of 236 cases of human WNV illness from 28 states was reported to the CDC of which 137 cases occurred in males. Presumptive West Nile viremic blood donors (PVD) were reported in several states including California, Texas, Louisiana and Minnesota.
ACCESSION #
34881924

 

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