During this year, measles cases, imported and imported related, have been registered in Argentina, Brazil, Canada, the United States, and French Guyana. From January to 21 August, 2010, 143 confirmed measles cases have been registered, 40 of which were imported, 37 imported-related, and 66 which are still under investigation or whose source of infection is unknown.
Alert and Response Operations
- 3 March 2015: Cholera – situation in the Americas – update
- 9 February 2015: Epidemiological Alert – Measles outbreaks and implications for the Americas
- 6 February 2015: Epidemiological Alert – Detection and outbreaks of Avian Influenza due to reassortant viruses, public health implications for the Americas
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