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what's happening to our kids

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.)


us map
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