Pacific Syndromic Surveillance System Weekly Bulletin / Système de Surveillance Syndromique dans le Pacifique - Bulletin Hebdomadaire: W10 2019 (Mar 04-Mar 10)

from World Health Organization
Published on 10 Mar 2019

The following syndromes have been flagged:

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

  • Dengue-like Illness: Solomon Islands

Other updates:


  • New Caledonia has reported 1,535 cases of dengue, including one death, between 1 January and 12 March. [source]


  • Measles cases continues to be reported from the Philippines, with a total of 18,553 cases including 280 deaths reported in 2019 through 7 March 2019. [source]

  • There have been 28 confirmed cases and 12 suspected reported from Canterbury, New Zealand. [source]