Meningococcal Disease, Invasive

Reporting Guidelines: Within 24 hours to local health department Protocol: West Virginia IDEP Protocol Current Case Definition: CDC Case Definition Required Forms: WVEDSS WVEDSS Invasive Bacterial Disease – Neisseria meningitidis Case Report General Information: Provider Information Public Information WV Office of Laboratory Services Transport Guidelines for Fastidious Organisms MCV4 Vaccine…

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Aseptic Meningitis (Viral Meningitis)

The 1990 case definition appearing on this page was re-published in the 1997 MMWR Recommendations and Reports titled Case Definitions for Infectious Conditions Under Public Health Surveillance [MMWR 1997;46(RR10)] (available at http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/00047449.htm). Thus, the 1990 and 1997 versions of the case definition are identical. Clinical description A syndrome characterized by acute onset of meningeal symptoms,…

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Current Influenza Surveillance Data

Statewide Temporal Trend of Influenza-Like Illness by MMWR Week (2007-08, 2008-09,2009-10, 2010-11 Seasons) The figure below displays the number of influenza-like illness (ILI) cases reported during the 2007-08, 2008-09, 2009-2010 and 2010-2011 influenza seasons.  ILI is defined as fever > 100˚ F AND cough and/ or sore throat without another identified cause.  ILI can be caused…

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