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    Mail Code: 1960
    PO BOX 149347 - Austin, TX 78714-9347
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    Austin, TX 78714

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Influenza Influenza
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ICD-9 487; ICD-10 J10,11
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2005 - 2006 Texas Influenza Surveillance Information

The flu activity level for the week ending April 22, 2006 remains sporadic. Very limited flu activity was reported across the state; however, flu activity continues to decline.

Reports were received from 10 of the 11 Health Service Regions (HSRs) for week 16. None of the HSRs reported an increase in flu activity. A decrease in flu activity was reported in HSRs 1, 2/3, 4/5N, 8, 9/10, and 11. Activity remained about the same in HSR 6/5S. HSR 7 did not report. For a map of Health Service Regions, please visit the following website:

http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/regions/state.shtm

During week 16, no culture confirmed influenza A or B was identified in the state.

For more information on flu surveillance activities in the State of Texas, please visit the following website:

http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/idcu/disease/influenza/surveillance/


Data from the Sentinel Provider Surveillance Network (SPSN) shows the level of influenza-like illness (ILI) continues to decrease.


Percentage of Visits for Influenza-Like-Illness (ILI) Reported by Sentinel Providers in Texas
as of 4/28/2006

Week

# Reporting

Age 0-4

Age 5-24

Age 25-64

Age over 64

Total ILI

Total Patients

% ILI

2005-40

32

49

82

49

2

182

14185

1.28

2005-41

27

55

96

48

4

203

11750

1.72

2005-42

27

67

87

62

4

220

13843

1.58

2005-43

27

67

101

60

2

230

13785

1.66

2005-44

27

72

125

37

5

239

11601

2.06

2005-45

33

68

124

93

13

298

11436

2.60

2005-46

37

102

142

117

18

379

13824

2.74

2005-47

35

95

119

93

6

313

10897

2.87

2005-48

43

144

163

128

9

444

15657

2.83

2005-49

39

118

181

116

3

418

12894

3.24

2005-50

45

160

268

190

13

631

14410

4.37

2005-51

44

146

149

61

7

363

7797

4.65

2005-52

39

219

232

363

29

843

10140

8.31

2006-01

40

177

201

297

46

721

11399

6.32

2006-02

55

229

359

269

36

893

15487

5.76

2006-03

47

297

399

287

28

1011

13520

7.47

2006-04

69

331

489

307

42

1169

18518

6.31

2006-05

64

282

420

265

44

1011

17853

5.66

2006-06

67

278

375

230

27

910

18375

4.95

2006-07

62

239

358

207

33

837

18270

4.58

2006-08

67

261

426

238

38

963

18767

5.13

2006-09

65

210

389

182

21

802

18329

4.37

2006-10

66

186

314

188

65

753

17774

4.23

2006-11

66

174

229

162

33

598

13943

4.28

2006-12

67

153

285

154

35

627

15188

4.12

2006-13

66

148

387

160

33

728

15943

4.56

2006-14

66

203

419

140

26

788

15827

4.97

2006-15

68

153

363

108

18

642

18536

3.46

2006-16

41

119

219

85

11

434

11214

3.87



Percentage of Physician Visits Due to Influenza-Like Illness
Texas Sentinel Providers Surveillance Network
2005-2006 Season

Percentage of Physician Visits Due to Influenza-Like Illness, Texas Sentinel Providers Surveillance Network 2005-2006 Season

Statewide Influenza Activity For the Week Ending April 22, 2006

(MMWR Week 16)
Percentage of Physician Visits Due to Influenza-Like Illness, Texas Sentinel Providers Surveillance Network 2005-2006 Season

*Influenza activity level corresponds to current MMWR week only and does not reflect previous weeks activity.



 

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