Diseases Reportable to the Minnesota Department of Health, 2002

Please see the current list of reportable diseases for current information. This list was published in 2002.

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* Report immediately by telephone at (612) 676-5414 or (877) 676-5414

** Report on separate Sexually Transmitted Disease Report Card

*** Report on separate AIDS/HIV Report Card

+ Submit isolates to the Minnesota Department of Health Public Health Laboratory

  • Amebiasis (Entamoeba histolytica)
  • Anthrax (Bacillus anthracis)*
  • Babesiosis (Babesia species)
  • Blastomycosis (Blastomyces dermatitidis)
  • Botulism (Clostridium botulinum)*
  • Brucellosis (Brucella species)
  • Campylobacteriosis (Campylobacter species)+
  • Cat Scratch disease (infection caused by Bartonella species)
  • Chancroid (Haemophilus ducreyi)*,**
  • Chlamydia trachomatis infection**
  • Cholera (Vibrio cholerae)*,+
  • Cryptosporidiosis (Cryptosporidium parvum)
  • Dengue virus infection
  • Diphtheria (Corynebacterium diphtheriae)+
  • Diphyllobothrium latum infection
  • Ehrlichiosis (Ehrlichia and Anaplasma species)
  • Encephalitis (caused by viral agents)
  • Enteric Escherichia coli infection (E. coli O157:H7 and other pathogenic E. coli from gastrointestinal infections)+
  • Giardiasis (Giardia lamblia)
  • Gonorrhea (Neisseria gonorrhoeae)**
  • Haemophilus influenzae disease (all invasive disease)+
  • Hantavirus infection
  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome
  • Hepatitis (all primary viral types including A, B, C, D, and E)
  • Histoplasmosis (Histoplasma capsulatum)
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection, including Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)***
  • Influenza (unusual case incidence or laboratory- confirmed cases)
  • Kawasaki Disease
  • Legionellosis (Legionella species)
  • Leprosy (Mycobacterium leprae)
  • Leptospirosis (Leptospira interrogans)
  • Listeriosis (Listeria monocytogenes)+
  • Lyme Disease (Borrelia burgdorferi)
  • Malaria (Plasmodium species)
  • Measles (Rubeola)*
  • Meningitis (caused by Haemophilus influenzae,+ Neisseria meningitidis,+ Streptococcus pneumoniae,+ or viral agents)
  • Meningococcemia (Neisseria meningitidis)+
  • Mumps*
  • Pertussis (Bordetella pertussis)*,+
  • Plague (Yersinia pestis)
  • Poliomyelitis*
  • Psittacosis (Chlamydia psittaci)
  • Q Fever (Coxiella burnetii)
  • Rabies (animal and human cases and suspects)*
  • Retrovirus infections (other than HIV)
  • Reye Syndrome
  • Rheumatic Fever (cases meeting the Jones Criteria only)
  • Rubella and Congenital Rubella Syndrome
  • Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (Rickettsia species)
  • Salmonellosis, including typhoid (Salmonella species)+
  • Shigellosis (Shigella species)+
  • Streptococcal disease (all invasive disease caused by groups A and B streptococci and S. pneumoniae)+
  • Syphilis (Treponema pallidum)*,**
  • Tetanus (Clostridium tetani)
  • Toxic Shock Syndrome+
  • Toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichinosis (Trichinella spiralis)
  • Tuberculosis (Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium bovis)+
  • Tularemia (Francisella tularensis)
  • Typhus (Rickettsia species)
  • Unexplained deaths possibly due to unidentified infectious causes
  • Yellow Fever
  • Yersiniosis (Yersinia species)+

Updated Friday, 19-Nov-2010 15:16:13 CST