Flu Tracker – January 3, 2020
January 03, 2020
North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
Week of Dember 22 – December 28
Geographic Spread: WIDESPREAD flu activity
Influenza Activity: overall, increase
- Influenza was the most frequently identified respiratory viral pathogen during week ending 12/28/2019 followed by RSV.
- Acute respiratory hospital admissions increased during the week ending 12/28/2019
- The highest number of acute respiratory admissions during the week ending 12/28/2019 was for patients Age 0 – 4 followed by Age 65+.
Flu-Associated Deaths in NC: 10 this season, 1 this week
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