Situation Report #13: Zika in Federated States of Micronesia (Nov. 02, 2016)

from Government of the Federated States of Micronesia
Published on 02 Nov 2016

Kosrae Outbreak Overview

On March 15, 2016 Kosrae State was notified of its first confirmed case of Zika. Since Feb 2016 there have been 17 confirmed cases and 18 probable cases of Zika disease in Kosrae.

-Onset dates of first 3 confirmed (PCR+) cases: 02/23/2016, 03/17/2016, 3/19/2016.
Ages (and sex): 49 (F), 8 (F), 37 (F). None with a travel history.

-113 other suspect cases identified since enhanced Zika surveillance began on 02/10/2016 when Marshall Islands reported a confirmed case.

General Case Counts

Total Cases: 157

Confirmed Cases: 23

Probable Cases: 21

Suspect Cases: 122

Median Age: 22Yrs

Age Range: <1-75 Yrs

Percent Female: 54%

Pregnant Cases: 20