Epidemic situation this week (from July 17, 2017 to July 23, 2017)
From:Beijing Municipal Commission of Health and Family Planning
Date:08/09/2017
I. Epidemic situation
During the 29th week of 2017 (from July 17, 2017 to July 23, 2017), there were a total of 18 kinds of legal infectious diseases and a total of 3,196 cases reported, and 4 cases died in the city. The five diseases with the largest number of cases are other infectious diarrheal diseases, hand-foot-mouth disease, dysentery, tuberculosis, and viral hepatitis, accounting for 88.99% of the reported cases of legal infectious diseases. 
II. Key epidemic situation
(I) Other infectious diarrheal diseases
A total of 1,338 cases were reported this week, increased by 4.78% as compared with last week, as shown in Figure 1. 



Figure 1 Weekly reported cases of other infectious diarrheal diseases

(II) Hand-foot-mouth disease
A total of 854 cases were reported this week, decreased by 4.90% as compared with last week, as shown in Figure 2. 
 
 Figure 2 Weekly reported cases of hand-foot-mouth disease


(III) Human infection with H7N9 avian influenza
No case was reported in the city this week and no case died.

Provided by Ji Jinwen/CDC,

Beijing Municipal Commission of Health and Family Planning