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Influenza & measles & Listeriosis & ocular syphilis

Action requested: Action requested: Continue to vaccinate against and initiate early treatment for influenza.

Action requested: Be aware of a measles outbreak in the U.S.  Urge anyone who may be susceptible to get vaccinated now.

Action requested: Be aware of potential listeria infections linked to consumption of Latin-style cheese.

Action requested: Be aware of syphilis occurring in the eye and ask patients with possible or diagnosed syphilis about changes to vision or hearing.

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Friday, January 23, 2015/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1421)/Comments (0)/
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Listeria

Action requested: Be alert to potential listeriosis, especially among pregnant women. Read More >>
Wednesday, December 24, 2014/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1334)/Comments (0)/
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Influenza & Ebola virus disease & Naltrexone

Action requested: Vaccinate against and treat influenza to prevent complications.

Action requested: Contact public health before referring suspected cases of EVD to an assessment hospital.

Action requested: Consider training to administer naltrexone as part of a comprehensive management program to treat opioid or alcohol dependence.

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Monday, December 22, 2014/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1318)/Comments (0)/
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Ebola virus disease (EVD) update & Influenza

Action requested: Be aware of the protocol for managing suspect Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) cases in Snohomish County.
Action requested: Continue to vaccinate for influenza and consider use of antivirals to treat disease. Read More >>
Friday, December 5, 2014/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1237)/Comments (0)/
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Ebola virus disease (EVD) update

Action requested: Screen for recent travel from Mali in addition to travel from Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone when assessing for potential Ebola Virus Disease (EVD). Read More >>
Monday, November 17, 2014/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1271)/Comments (0)/
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