Monthly Surveillance Report - Nov 2002

Friday 20th September 2019


Major Surveillance Issues

  • Meningococcal disease: 27 cases (including two fatalities) were reported in November 2002. This brings the year-to-date total to 519 cases, including 17 fatalities.
  • Dengue: 8 notifications (including several late notifications) of dengue fever were made in November 2002. The majority of cases (5/8) reported recent overseas travel to Rarotonga or the Cook Islands.
  • Pertussis: 109 cases of pertussis were notified in November 2002, compared to 68 cases during the same month last year. Incidence rates were highest in Wanganui Health District where an outbreak is ongoing.
  • Salmonellosis: 134 cases were notified in November 2002. Of these, 52 cases (38.8%) were identified as S. Typhimurium 160.

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Monthly Surveillance Report - Nov 2002

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Monthly National Totals - Nov 2002

Monthly Health District Totals - Nov 2002

Monthly Rolling Totals - Nov 2002

 

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