Officials with the State of Florida reported an additional 92 hepatitis A cases last week, the most reported in one week.
This brings the outbreak total to 1129 cases since the beginning of this year and 1677 cases since Jan. 1, 2018.
Pinellas (344), Pasco (292), Orange (189) and Hillsborough (176) counties still report the most cases. Other counties reporting higher numbers include Marion (82), Volusia (73), Seminole (55) and Hernando (53).
The Florida Department of Health is actively working to vaccinate those most at risk for hepatitis A infection.
Since 2006, hepatitis A vaccine has been recommended for all children at age 1 year. Hepatitis A vaccine is also recommended for certain high-risk groups of adults including illegal drug users, persons experiencing homelessness, and men who have sex with men.