Information for Health Care Professionals about Mosquito-Transmitted Diseases

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MLS: Laboratory testing recommendations for Zika virus infections (PDF) Aug. 8, 2016: Minnesota Laboratory System (MLS) Laboratory Update

HAN: Zika Transmission in Florida (PDF)
Aug. 1, 2016: Health Alert Network (HAN) Health Advisory

HAN: Zika in Minnesota (PDF)
Jan 27, 2016: Health Alert Network (HAN) Health Advisory

HAN: Zika Virus Infection (PDF)
Jan. 19, 2016: Health Alert Network (HAN) Health Advisory

MLS Update: Powassan and Arbovirus Testing for the 2015 Season (PDF)
April 10, 2015: Minnesota Laboratory System (MLS)


Zika virus

West Nile and other arboviral diseases


Disease Reporting

  • MDH staff also are available to provide clinical consultation regarding testing and diagnosis of all mosquito-transmitted diseases. Call 651-201-5414 for a clinical consultation.

  • Infectious Disease Reporting
    • Arboviral disease
      Arboviral diseases (including but not limited to La Crosse encephalitis, eastern equine encephalitis, western equine encephalitis, St. Louis encephalitis, and West Nile virus) must be reported to MDH within one working day.

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Updated Friday, August 19, 2016 at 01:05PM