Pacific syndromic surveillance report

Week 48, ending 5 December 2016

The following syndromes have been flagged:

  • Diarrhoea: Federate States of Micronesia
  • Influenza-like illness: American Samoa

Other updates


  • Vanuatu- As of 8 December there have been thirty (30) suspected cases. Source: Vanuatu Ministry of Health.


  • American Samoa: As o 1 December 2016; there have been 1,004 suspected cases of which 58 are laboratory confirmed, since 1 January 2016. Of these confirmed cases; 33 are pregnant women. The weekly number of cases is decreasing.