Here are the five most popular posts on Outbreak News Today for the month of February 2023:
5. Brazil: ‘Rare’ mosquito-borne virus, Ilheus Virus, sickens Bahia woman
A 41-year-old woman residing in Simões Filho , in the Metropolitan Region of Salvador , is hospitalized in an Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in the capital of Bahia after being diagnosed with the Ilheus virus (ILHV).
4. Peru confirms H5N1 avian influenza detected in 3 sea lions, 1 dolphin
The National Agrarian Health Service of Peru, or SENASA in Lima reported yesterday that H5N1 avian influenza has been confirmed in three sea lions and one dolphin in a official communication published on Twitter .
3. Bangladesh Nipah virus update: 10 cases and 7 deaths in 2023
The Institute of Epidemiology Disease Control and Research (IEDCR) in an update today reports the case tally has risen to 10 from seven upazila, or administrative regions of the country.
2. Turkey earthquake: Minister Koca’s statement, Death toll rises
Turkey’s Minister of Health Fahrettin Koca made a statement with Minister of National Defense Hulusi Akar, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Fatih Dönmez, Minister of Agriculture and Forestry Vahit Kirişci at the AFAD Coordination Center in Hatay, where search and rescue efforts continue in 7.7 and 7.6 earthquakes affected 10 provinces.
1.Cambodia reports H5N1 avian influenza clade is 22.214.171.124c
In a follow-up on the H5N1 avian influenza cases reported in Cambodia this week, the Cambodian CDC announced on their Facebook page today that the clade identified is 126.96.36.199c.
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