2003 - 2004 Texas Influenza Surveillance Information
The flu activity level for Texas, week 46, 11/9/03 to 11/15/03, is widespread. Widespread means there is increased flu activity, ILI or positive lab result, in at least half of the regions. There are 11 public health regions in Texas. Flu activity has been has been reported or identified in 8 of those regions during this reporting week. Flu A H3 is the dominant strain in circulation.
Please see the "Other Sites" tab under the "CDC Resource" section for the recent CDC News Conference Transcript "Update on Current Influenza Season".
A map of Public Health Regions in Texas.
Texas Department of State Health Services - Infectious Disease Control Unit
1100 West 49th Street, Suite T801, Mail Code: 1960 PO BOX 149347 - Austin, TX 78714-9347
(512) 458-7676 - Fax: (512) 458-7616 - E-Mail
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