Student Health Services

SC Influenza Information

  • The highest influenza activity of the season in South Carolina was reported during the last week of December 2012.
  • Weekly surveillance data from 9/30/2012 to 1/5/2013, shows a total of 1,084 flu-related hospitalizations and 22 deaths in South Carolina.
  • Of the influenza strains that have been identified in South Carolina since 9/30/2012, over 90 % have been influenza A (with influenza A H3N2 accounting for 87%).
  • For more information on flu activity in South Carolina:
    http://www.scdhec.gov/health/disease/acute/flu.htm





 
 
 

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