New Jersey DOH vector-borne surveillance report, week 42
Please find attached the NJDOH vector-borne surveillance report for week 42.
- There are 17 West Nile Virus (WNV) human cases (11 neuroinvasive) in 2022 from Bergen (3), Burlington (1), Camden (3), Middlesex (1), Monmouth (4), Morris (1), Ocean (2), & Union (2) counties. 1 presumptive viremic blood donor was detected in Middlesex County.
- Of 66 mosquito pools from 7 counties that were submitted for testing in Week 42, none tested positive for WNV. There have been 605 WNV positive pools this year.
- In Atlantic County, one pool of Cs. melanura mosquitoes tested positive for both EEE and JCV in Week 42.
- The number of tick-related ED visits increased this week, which is consistent with historical patterns and the emergence of adult deer ticks.
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