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Volume 23, Supplement—December 2017
Global Health Security Supplement

Prioritizing Zoonoses for Global Health Capacity Building—Themes from One Health Zoonotic Disease Workshops in 7 Countries, 2014–2016

Stephanie J. SalyerComments to Author , Rachel Silver, Kerri Simone, and Casey Barton Behravesh
Author affiliations: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

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Table 3

Top zoonotic diseases prioritized by the One Health Zoonotic Disease Prioritization Tool for 7 countries, 2014–2016*

No. countries listing disease, by rank order Total no. countries
Brucellosis (Brucella abortus and B. melitensis) 1
Rabies 3 2 5
Zoonotic influenza 2 3 5
Anthrax 2 1 1 4
Hemorrhagic fevers (Ebola/Marburg) 1 2 3
Salmonellosis 1 2 3
Arbovirus infections (e.g., yellow fever and West Nile virus) 1 1 2
Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever 1 1 2
Echinococcosis 1 1
Hantavirus infection 1 1
Hendra virus infection 1 1
Leptospirosis 1 1
Monkeypox 1 1
Nipah virus infection 1 1
Q fever 1 1
Rift Valley fever 1 1
SARS 1 1
Trypanosomiasis 1 1
Zoonotic tuberculosis (Mycobacterium bovis) 1 1

*Countries: Thailand, Kenya, Ethiopia, Azerbaijan, Cameroon, South Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo. SARS, severe acute respiratory syndrome.
†One country had 4 diseases that shared the no. 4 ranking place.
‡One country had 4 diseases that shared the no. 5 ranking place.
§One country had both B. abortus and B. melitensis on its ranked list.

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