Volume 20, Number 3—March 2014
Neisseria meningitidis Serogroup W, Burkina Faso, 2012
|Total no. cases reported in MPE||NA||NA||NA||3,413||3,415||5,807|
|Total no. specimens tested in aggregated laboratory results||550||93||241||NA||NA||NA|
|Confirmed or probable cases, no.||286||52||139†||1,408||1,306||2,768|
|Neisseria meningitidis, no. cases (Incidence):||257 (1.8)||49 (0.3)||43 (0.3)||170 (1.1)||278 (1.7)||1,788 (10.7)|
|N. meningitidis serogroup W, no. cases (Incidence):
|Total cases reported in TLOH||25,695||10,345||4,878||6,837||3,878||7,022|
*Incidence = cases per 100,000 population. MPE, Maladies à Potentiel Epidémique (case-based surveillance); NA, not available; TLOH, Télégramme Lettre Official Hebdomadaire (aggregate case counts).
†Only latex agglutination results available.
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