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13 Sep 2019 description

The following syndrome has been flagged:

  • Acute Fever and Rash: French Polynesia, Samoa, Marshall Islands, Northern Marianna Islands

Other updates:

Dengue

  • In a press release on 12 September 2019, the Guam Department of Public Health and Social Services confirmed the first case of dengue fever-dengue serotype-3. This is the first locally acquired dengue case detected and reported on Guam in the last 75 years. [Source: Guam Dept of Health and Social Services].

12 Sep 2019 description

Highlights/updates since the last map was sent on PacNet on 4 September 2019

Influenza

12 Sep 2019 description

Éléments nouveaux/faits marquants intervenus depuis la diffusion de la carte précédente sur PacNet, le 4 septembre 2019

Grippe

04 Sep 2019 description

Éléments nouveaux/faits marquants intervenus depuis la diffusion de la carte précédente sur PacNet, le 26 août 2019

Grippe

  • Grippe B en Nouvelle-Calédonie : le nombre de cas est en baisse. L'alerte rouge a été changée en alerte bleue sur la carte. – Source : Communication avec les autorités sanitaire de la Nouvelle-Calédonie le 2 septembre 2019.
04 Sep 2019 description

Highlights/updates since the last map was sent on PacNet on 26 August 2019

Influenza

  • Influenza B in New Caledonia: the number of cases is declining. The alert has been changed from red to blue alert the map. – Source: Communication with Health Authorities in new Caledonia on 2/09/2019.
03 Sep 2019 description

The following syndrome has been flagged:

  • Acute Fever and Rash: Federated States of Micronesia, French Polynesia, Northern Marianna Islands

Other updates:

Dengue

28 Aug 2019 description

Éléments nouveaux/faits marquants intervenus depuis la diffusion de la carte précédente sur PacNet, le 19 août 2019

Grippe

  • Grippe B en Polynésie française : le nombre de cas est en baisse. L'alerte rouge a été changée en alerte bleue sur la carte. – Source : Bulletin de surveillance sanitaire_Polynésie Française_Semaines 31 et 32-2019, posté sur PacNet le 24 août 2019.

Dengue

28 Aug 2019 description

Highlights/updates since the last map was sent on PacNet on 20 August 2019

Influenza

  • Influenza B in French Polynesia: the number of cases is declining. The alert has been changed from red to blue alert the map. – Source: Health Surveillance Bulletin_French Polynesia_Weeks 31 and 32-2019, posted on PacNet on 24 August 2019.

Dengue

23 Aug 2019 description

Les syndromes suivants ont été signalés :

  • Fièvre éruptive : Fidji, Îles Mariannes du Nord

Autres relevés :

Dengue

23 Aug 2019 description

NADI, Fiji, 23 August, 2019: Parliamentarians from 20 Asian and Pacific nations delivered a clear message yesterday, naming the climate crisis as one of the region's most critical threats to human health.

20 Aug 2019 description
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The map is regularly updated by SPC’s Public Health Division. For further information, please contact FocalPointPPHSN-CB@spc.int.

17 Aug 2019 description

The United States has long been committed to Pacific friends and neighbors in promoting a peaceful, free and open Indo-Pacific region. The United States is committed to the Pacific Islands’ future security and prosperity.

16 Aug 2019 description

The following syndrome has been flagged:

  • Acute Fever and Rash: French Polynesia, Palau

  • Dengue-like illness: Tuvalu

Other updates:

Dengue

  • On 6 August 2019, the Republic of Marshall Islands (RMI) declared a State of Health Emergency due to dengue outbreak on Ebeye island. There have been 9 confirmed dengue serotype-3 and 103 probable cases as of 9 August in Ebeye. [Source: MoH]

14 Aug 2019 description

Éléments nouveaux/faits marquants intervenus depuis la diffusion de la carte précédente sur PacNet, le 5 août 2019

Dengue

  • Les Iles Marshall ont déclaré une épidémie de dengue-3 à Ebeye. Source : Rapports régionaux hebdomadaires de surveillance syndromique envoyé sur PacNet par Dr Biuakula de l'OMS.

  • La Nouvelle-Calédonie a avisé que l'épidémie de dengue 2 est terminée, l'alerte bleue a été enlevée de la carte. Source : Autorités sanitaires de la Nouvelle-Calédonie.

13 Aug 2019 description

Autres informations utiles (cas importés/personnes ayant séjourné dans un ou plusieurs États et Territoires insulaires océaniens) :

13 Aug 2019 description

The following syndrome has been flagged:

· Acute Fever and Rash: Palau

Other updates:

Dengue

· On 6 August 2019, the Republic of Marshall Islands (RMI) declared a State of Health Emergency due to dengue outbreak on Ebeye island. There has been one confirmed dengue serotype-3 and 22 probable cases on 1 August in Ebeye.

The last dengue outbreak (serotype-4) on RMI was in 2011, where there were 1,603 cases; including 867 laboratory confirmed cases. [Source: RMI Ministry of Health]

Measles

13 Aug 2019 description

Highlights/updates since the last map was sent on PacNet on 2 August 2019

Dengue

• Marshall Islands as declared an outbreak of DENV3 on Ebeye. – Source: Pacific syndromic surveillance reports sent on PacNet by Dr Biaukula from WHO.

• New Caledonia has advised that the outbreak is over, the blue alert has been removed from the map. Source: Health authorities from New Caledonia on 12/08/2019.

Leptospirosis