Reporting Diphtheria (Corynebacterium diphtheriae)
Diphtheria (Corynebacterium diphtheriae) immediately 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
- Call 651-201-5414 or 877-676-5414 immediately to report Diphtheria.
24-7 Phone Reporting
This disease must be reported immediately by phone 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
For Diphtheria, submission of clinical materials (isolate, if available) to MDH is required by rule.
- Clinical Materials
Clinical materials must be submitted according to these guidelines.
MDH comprehensive Diphtheria resource page.