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    SARS:

    Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome

    Probable Worldwide Cases (As of July 11, 2003. Source: World Health Organization.)

     

    Location
    Number of Probale Cases
    Number of Deaths
    Australia
    5
    0
    Brazil
    1
    0
    Canada
    250
    38
    China
    5327
    348
    Colombia
    1
    0
    Finland
    1
    0
    France
    7
    1
    Germay
    10
    0
    Hong Kong
    1755
    298
    India
    3
    0
    Indonesia
    2
    0
    Ireland
    1
    0
    Italy
    4
    0
    Kuwait
    1
    0
    Macao
    1
    0
    Malaysia
    5
    2
    Mongolia
    9
    0
    New Zealand
    1
    0
    Philippines
    12
    2
    Romania
    1
    0
    Russia
    1
    0
    Singapore
    206
    32
    South Africa
    1
    1
    South Korea
    3
    0
    Spain
    1
    0
    Sweden
    3
    0
    Switzerland
    1
    0
    Taiwan
    671
    84
    Thailand
    9
    2
    United Kingdom
    4
    0
    United States
    36*
    0
    Vietnam
    63
    5
    Total
    8398
    813

    *These are probable cases. The CDC list below breaks down suspected cases of SARS -- people with symptoms and a travel history to affected areas or contact with a SARS case but have not developed more severe respiratory distress or pneumonia, as required by the WHO definition of a probable SARS case.


    Suspected United States Cases (As of July 15, 2003. Source: CDC.)


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    State
    Number of
    Suspected Cases
    Number of Probable Cases
    Alaska(AK)
    1
    0
    Arkansas (AR)
    1
    0
    California (CA)
    29
    10
    Colorado (CO)
    3
    1
    Connecticut (CT)
    3
    0
    Delaware (DE)
    0
    1
    Florida (FL)
    5
    2
    Georgia(GA)
    3
    0
    Hawaii (HI)
    1
    0
    Illinois (IL)
    7
    1
    Indiana (IN)
    1
    0
    Kentucky (KY)
    4
    2
    Maine (ME)
    1
    0
    Maryland (MD)
    3
    1
    Massachusetts (MA)
    10
    1
    Minnesota (MN)
    2
    1
    Mississippi (MS)
    0
    1
    Missouri (MO)
    4
    0
    Nevada (NV)
    3
    0
    New Hampshire (NH)
    1
    0
    New Jersey (NJ)
    3
    1
    New Jersey (NJ)
    0
    1
    New Mexico (NM)
    28
    6
    New York (NY)
    3
    1
    North Carolina (NC)
    2
    0
    Ohio (OH)
    1
    0
    Oregon (OR)
    9
    1
    Pennsylvania (PA)
    1
    0
    Puerto Rico (PR)
    1
    0
    Rhode Island (RI)
    3
    0
    South Carolina (SC)
    3
    0
    Tennessee (TN)
    2
    0
    Texas (TX)
    10
    2
    Utah (UT)
    6
    1
    Vermont (VT)
    2
    0
    Virginia (VA)
    5
    1
    Washington (WA)
    13
    1
    West Virginia (WV)
    1
    0
    Wisconsin (WI)
    2
    0
    Total
    175
    36