Hantavirus Detections in San Diego County

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Hantavirus is a rare, and potentially fatal airborne disease that humans catch from infected rodents, particularly Harvest and Deer mice. The infection occurs when airborne virus particles from rodent droppings are inhaled. The virus does not spread from person to person.


 

2018 Hantavirus Positive Rodents

Hantavirus Positives Map 2018

2018 Activity
 Number of Positive Rodents to Date Date Found Community Area Rodent Species
24 6/13/2018 Warner Springs California Mouse
23 5/22/2018 San Diego Western Harvest Mouse
22 4/18/2018 San Diego Western Harvest Mouse
21 4/17/2018 Fallbrook Western Harvest Mouse
20 4/17/2018 Fallbrook Deer Mouse
19 4/17/2018 Fallbrook Deer Mouse
18 4/17/2018 Fallbrook Deer Mouse
17 2/14/2018 San Diego Western Harvest Mouse
16 2/13/2018 San Diego Western Harvest Mouse
15 2/13/2018 San Diego Western Harvest Mouse
14 2/13/2018 San Diego Western Harvest Mouse
13 2/13/2018 San Diego Western Harvest Mouse
12 2/8/2018 Boulevard
Western Harvest Mouse
11 2/8/2018 Boulevard
Deer Mouse
10 2/8/2018 Boulevard
Deer Mouse
9 2/8/2018 Boulevard
Deer Mouse
8 2/8/2018 Boulevard
Deer Mouse
7 2/8/2018 Boulevard
Deer Mouse
6 2/8/2018 Boulevard Deer Mouse
5 1/31/2018 Borrego Springs Deer Mouse

4

1/24/2018

Ramona

Cactus Mouse

3

1/24/2018

Ramona

California Mouse

2 1/11/2018 Julian Cactus Mouse
1 1/11/2018 Santa Ysabel California Mouse

Archived Hantavirus Information

Last Updated: June 26, 2018

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Hantavirus Or Other Vectors Contact:
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