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Table 3a FoodNet–Number of Laboratory–Confirmed Infections by Site 2012

Number of laboratory-confirmed bacterial and parasitic infections in 2012* and postdiarrheal hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) in 2011, by site and pathogen, Foodborne Diseases Active Surveillance Network (FoodNet), United States
Pathogen/Syndrome California Colorado Connecticut Georgia Maryland Minnesota New Mexico New York Oregon Tennessee Total 2012
Campylobacter 1,178 400 599 790 604 950 320 609 885 458 6,793
Listeria§ 18 4 22 15 16 6 5 14 14 7 121
Salmonella 485 264 454 2,642 907 781 327 502 386 1,052 7,800
Shigella 216 56 44 662 182 390 96 211 78 203 2,138
STEC O157 39 37 19 36 32 124 14 69 95 66 531
STEC non-O157 24 42 32 93 36 114 41 47 73 49 551
Vibrio 26 8 24 26 47 15 1 11 18 17 193
Yersinia 7 4 23 26 10 23 2 23 22 15 155
Cryptosporidium 50 26 41 248 83 346 91 50 228 71 1,234
Cyclospora 0 1 6 2 3 0 0 0 1 2 15
Total 2,043 842 1,264 4,540 1,920 2,749 897 1,536 1,800 1,940 19,531
HUS** 2 2 1 3 1 8 0 2 6 8 33

*Data are preliminary
This FoodNet site includes only selected counties. California: Alameda, San Francisco, and Contra Costa; Colorado: Adams, Arapahoe, Denver, Douglas, Jefferson, Boulder, and Broomfield; New York: Albany, Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Clinton, Columbia, Delaware, Erie, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Genesee, Greene, Hamilton, Livingston, Monroe, Montgomery, Niagara, Ontario, Orleans, Otsego, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Wyoming, Yates.
§Listeria cases defined as isolation of L. monocytogenes from a normally sterile site or, in the setting of miscarriage or stillbirth, isolation of L. monocytogenes from placental or fetal tissue
Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli
**Numbers of cases of postdiarrheal HUS in children aged <5 years

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Table 3b FoodNet–Incidence of Laboratory–Confirmed Infections by Site 2012

Incidence* of laboratory-confirmed bacterial and parasitic infections in 2012 and postdiarrheal hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) in 2011, by site and pathogen, and national health objectives, Foodborne Diseases Active Surveillance Network (FoodNet), United States
Pathogen / Syndrome California§ Colorado§ Connecticut Georgia Maryland Minnesota New Mexico New York§ Oregon Tennessee Total 2012 2010 National health objective 2020 National health objective**
Surveillance population (millions)††† 3.41 2.85 3.58 9.82 5.83 5.34 2.08 4.33 3.87 6.40 47.51    
Campylobacter 34.56 14.06 16.73 8.05 10.36 17.77 15.37 14.08 22.86 7.15 14.30 12.3 8.5
Listeria†† 0.53 0.14 0.61 0.15 0.27 0.11 0.24 0.32 0.36 0.11 0.25 0.24 0.2
Salmonella 14.23 9.28 12.68 26.92 15.56 14.61 15.70 11.61 9.97 16.43 16.42 6.8 11.4
Shigella 6.34 1.97 1.23 6.74 3.12 7.30 4.61 4.88 2.01 3.17 4.50 N/A§§ N/A
STEC¶¶ O157 1.14 1.30 0.53 0.37 0.55 2.32 0.67 1.60 2.45 1.03 1.12 1.0 0.6
STEC non-O157 0.70 1.48 0.89 0.95 0.62 2.13 1.97 1.09 1.89 0.77 1.16 N/A N/A
Vibrio 0.76 0.28 0.67 0.26 0.81 0.28 0.05 0.25 0.46 0.27 0.41 N/A 0.2
Yersinia 0.21 0.14 0.64 0.26 0.17 0.43 0.10 0.53 0.57 0.23 0.33 N/A 0.3
Cryptosporidium 1.47 0.91 1.15 2.53 1.42 6.47 4.37 1.16 5.89 1.11 2.60 N/A N/A
Cyclospora 0.00 0.04 0.17 0.02 0.05 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.03 0.03 0.03 N/A N/A
HUS*** 0.99 1.03 0.51 0.44 0.27 2.27 0.00 0.86 2.54 1.98 1.09 N/A 0.9

*Per 100,000 population
Data are preliminary
§This FoodNet site includes only selected counties. California: Alameda, San Francisco, and Contra Costa; Colorado: Adams, Arapahoe, Denver, Douglas, Jefferson, Boulder, and Broomfield; New York: Albany, Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Clinton, Columbia, Delaware, Erie, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Genesee, Greene, Hamilton, Livingston, Monroe, Montgomery, Niagara, Ontario, Orleans, Otsego, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Wyoming, Yates.
Healthy People 2010 objective targets for incidence of Campylobacter, Listeria, Salmonella, and Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O157
**Healthy People 2020 objective targets for incidence of Campylobacter, Listeria, Salmonella, Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli O157, Vibrio, and Yersinia infections, and HUS
Listeria cases defined as isolation of L. monocytogenes from a normally sterile site or, in the setting of miscarriage or stillbirth, isolation of L. monocytogenes from placental or fetal tissue
§§No national health objective exists for these pathogens
Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli
***Incidence of postdiarrheal HUS in children aged <5 years; denominator is surveillance population aged <5 years
U.S. Census Bureau population estimates for the surveillance area for 2011. Final incidence rates will be reported when population estimates for 2012 are available.

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