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Fatal Case of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome in New Mexico June 25, 2019 - Zoonotic Diseases - Disease

The New Mexico Department of Health today reports the death of a 42-year-old McKinley County woman has died of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome. This is the second case of HPS confirmed in New Mexico in 2019 and the first death. NMDOH conducted an environmental investigation at the woman’s home to he... « read more »



Two Cases of Human Tularemia Confirmed in Santa Fe County May 29, 2019 - Zoonotic Diseases - Disease

The New Mexico Department of Health reports two confirmed cases of tularemia in 2019 among two residents of Santa Fe County: a 57-year-old man and a 72-year-old woman. « read more »



Department of Health Confirms New Mexico’s First Hantavirus Case of 2019 May 28, 2019 - Zoonotic Diseases - Disease

The New Mexico Department of Health reports a case of hantavirus pulmonary syndrome in a 50-year-old woman from McKinley County who was hospitalized care and has since returned home. « read more »



Rabies Confirmed in Five Skunks in Eastern New Mexico April 26, 2019 - Zoonotic Diseases - Disease

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) reports that De Baca, Curry, Quay and Colfax counties have had rabies confirmed in skunks this year. The NMDOH is warning pet owners throughout New Mexico to make sure their dogs, cats, horses and other livestock get vaccinated against rabies. « read more »



Department of Health Reports Plague Case in Quay County April 12, 2019 - Zoonotic Diseases - Disease

The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) reports a case of plague in a ranch dog from Quay County - the first case of plague in the state this year. The dog has recovered from his illness with treatment from his veterinarian. « read more »



Second Case of Rabies Confirmed in a Fox in San Miguel County March 6, 2019 - Zoonotic Diseases - Disease

The New Mexico Department of Health and New Mexico Department of Game and Fish announced today that a case of rabies was laboratory confirmed on March 1 in a fox that was seen to be acting abnormally in San Miguel County. It had been previously announced that another rabid fox was identified in that... « read more »