Information for Health Care Professionals about Mosquito-Transmitted Diseases
Reporting, and Submission of Specimens for Confirmed or Suspected Cases
of Arboviral Encephalitis
Disease Control Newsletter, July 2002
Nile Virus Infection in Organ Donor and Transplant Recipients
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR):September 6, 2002 / 51(35);790. Attention: Non-MDH link
Mosquito-transmitted disease resulting in encephalitis is reportable as Arboviral Encephalitis: Encephalitis caused by viral agents. Healthcare providers and clinical laboratories are required to report cases to the Minnesota Department of Health.
- 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.