Ontario Respiratory Pathogen Bulletin Reported 76 Isolated Influenza Cases for First Week of January in Ontario

In week 1 (1-6th January) the Ontario Respiratory Pathogen Bulletin reported 76 isolates for Ontario influenza cases to record this season. 

In week 2 (January 6-12th), 227 new laboratory-confirmed cases of influenza were reported, comparable to the 247 cases reported in week 1. To date this season, 991 cases have been reported, higher than the previous 5-season mean of 867 cases.

City Pulse,  Toronto