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Reportable Infectious & Vaccine Preventable Disease Facts

 

To provide the most current information about these diseases, we have linked to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and the Immunization Action Coalition. For disease information in other languages, we have also included a link to the National Institutes of Health.

Health Information in Multiple Languages

 

 

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | RS | T | U | V | W  | X | Y | Z

 

A

Acute flaccid myelitis

Anaplasma phagocytophilium

Anthrax

 

B

Babesiosis

Borrelia miyamotoi disease

Botulism

Brucellosis


C

Campylobacteriosis

Candida auris

Carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter

Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae

Chickenpox

Chickenpox Immunization Action Coalition fact sheet

Chikungunya

Cholera

Cryptosporidiosis

Cyclosporiasis


D

Dengue

Diphtheria

Diphtheria Immunization Action Coalition fact sheet


E

Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE)

Ehrlichia chaffeensis

Escherichia coli O157:H7

 
G

Giardia spp

Group A streptococcus

Group B streptococcus


H

Haemophilus influenzae disease

           Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) Immunization Action Coalition fact sheet 

Hansen's disease (Leprosy)

Healthcare-associated infections

Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS)

Hepatitis A

Hepatitis A Immunization Action Coalition fact sheet 

 
Hepatitis B Immunization Action Coalition fact sheet
 

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)

Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) Immunization Action Coalition

 
I

Influenza disease (flu)

           Influenza Immunization Action Coalition

 
L

Legionellosis (Legionnaires disease)

Listeriosis

Lyme disease

 
M

Malaria

Measles

Measles Immunization Action Coalition fact sheet

Measles: Protect Yourself from Measles (English)

Measles: Protéjase del sarampión (Spanish)

Melioidosis

Meningococcal disease

           Meningococcal disease (bacterial meningitis) Immunization Action Coalition fact sheet 

Mumps

Mumps Immunization Action Coalition fact sheet 

 
N

Norovirus

Norovirus illness

 
P

Pertussis

Pertussis Immunization Action Coalition fact sheet 

Plague

Pneumococcal Disease

Polio

Polio Immunization Action Coalition

Powassan virus

 
Q

Q fever

 
R

Rabies

Ricin poisoning

Rocky Mountain spotted fever (RMSF)

Rubella

Rubella Immunization Action Coalition fact sheet 

 
S

SARS-CoV

Salmonellosis

Shiga toxin-related disease

Shigellosis

Shingles

Shingles Immunization Action Coalition fact sheet 

Smallpox 

Saint Louis encephalitis

 Staphylococcus aureus methicillin-resistant disease

           Department of Corrections MRSA guidance

 Staphylococcus aureus vancomycin-intermediate or -resistant (VISA/VRSA)

 
T

 Tetanus

Tetanus Immunization Action Coalition fact sheet 

Trichinosis

Tularemia

Typhoid Fever

 
V

Vibrio infection

Viral hemorrhagic fever

 
W

West Nile virus

 
Y

Yellow fever

Yersiniosis

 
Z

Zika virus

 

 

 
Do not use these sources of disease information for self-diagnosis. Consult your health care provider with questions about these diseases.
 
 
The Immunization Program can be reached at 860-509-7929.

 

 

This page last updated 7/30/2019.