Information on Current International Infectious Disease Situation

This information is put together for you by the Infection Control Department at Bumrungrad International Hospital in accordance with the World Health Organization (WHO), Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Ministry of Public Health in Thailand.

National & International Contagious Disease Updated : Week 37, 2017 : September 9-15, 2017 with the following details :
 

Global Situation

Disease
Country Concern
 MERS-CoV
  • Arabian Penninsula
  • United Arab Emirates
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Qatar
  • Oman
 A (H1N1): Influenza
  • India
  • Myanmar
  • Nepal
  • Bhutan
 Avian Influenza
Subtype H5N1
  • Egypt
  • Arzerbijan
  • Bangladesh
  • Cambodia
  • Canada
  • China
  • Djibuti
  • Indonesia
  • Iraq
  • Laos
  • Myanmar
  • Nigeria
  • Pakistan
  • Thai
  • Turkey
  • Vietnam
Subtype H5N6 : China
Subtype H7N9 : China
 
 

2. National Situation

Top 3 Locations 1.School 2. Prison 3. Barracks
Disease
Province Concern
 Influenza A (H1N1, H3N2)/ B
Top 5 Province
  1. Rayong
  2. Bangkok
  3. Chantaburi
  4. Nongkai
  5. Chiangmai
 Hand foot mouth
  • Reported death 1 case at Tak (province) - Subtype EV71(Enterovirus 71)
  • Increasing the number of reported case from last week >1,500 cases

8 Provinces with double higher rate more than average
  1. Chiangrai
  2. Nan
  3. Chiangmai
  4. Pisanulok
  5. Payao
  6. Maehongson
  7. Lopburi
  8. Surathani
 
 Meliodosis
Southern and Northeastern of Thailand
 Leptospirosis
Found in all agriculturalist regions

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