Weekly Epidemic Situation (from April 17, 2017 to April 23, 2017)
From:Beijing Municipal Commission of Health and Family Planning
Date:05/26/2017

I. Epidemic situation

During the 16th week of 2017 (from April 17 to April 23), there were a total of 17 kinds of legal infectious diseases and a total of 1,765 cases reported, with three death cases in the city. The five diseases with the largest number of cases were other infectious diarrheal diseases, tuberculosis, influenza, dysentery, and hand-foot-mouth disease, accounting for 74.90% of the total number of cases with hand-foot-mouth disease.

II. Key epidemic situation

(I) Infection of H7N9 avian influenza for humans

Three cases with H7N9 were added this week in the city, with one death case. Relevant departments had taken effective measures for prevention and control.

(II) Other infectious diarrheal diseases

A total of 659 cases were reported this week, with an increase of 11.51%, compared with that of last week, as shown in Figure 1.http://www.bjchfp.gov.cn/bmfw/wxts/201704/W020170426494814589084.jpg

Numbers

报告发病数

Number of cases reported

2016年第40-2017年第16

From the 40th week in 2016 to the 16th week in 2017

2015年第40-2016年第39

From the 40th week in 2015 to the 39th week in 2016

近三年平均

Average in recent three years

周:

Weeks

Figure 1 Weekly reported cases of other infectious diarrheal diseases

(III) Hand-foot-mouth disease

A total of 127 cases were reported this week, with an increase of 15.45%, compared with that of last week, as shown in Figure 2. http://www.bjchfp.gov.cn/bmfw/wxts/201704/W020170426494814593557.jpg

Numbers

报告发病数

Number of cases reported

2016年第40-2017年第16

From the 40th week in 2016 to the 16th week in 2017

2015年第40-2016年第39

From the 40th week in 2015 to the 39th week in 2016

近三年平均

Average in recent three years

周:

Weeks

Figure 2 Weekly reported cases of hand-foot-mouth disease