Respiratory Virus Report, Week 36 ending September 9, 2017

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List of abbreviations
Adeno
Adenovirus
Coron
Coronavirus
Entero
Enterovirus
Flu A(H1N1)pdm09
Influenza A(H1N1)pdm09
Flu A (UnS)
Influenza A (Unsubtyped)
Flu AH3 Pos.
Influenza A(H3N2)
Flu B Pos.
Influenza B
hMPV
Human metapneumovirus
N.A.
Not Applicable
P.H.L.
Public Health Laboratory
PIV
Parainfluenza
Pos.
Positive
Rhino
Rhinovirus
RSV
Respiratory syncytial virus
UHN
University Health Network

Respiratory Virus Detections and Isolations

Table 1: Respiratory Virus Detections/Isolations for the week ending September 9, 2017 (Reporting Week 201736)
Table 1: Respiratory Virus Detections/Isolations for the week ending September 9, 2017 (Reporting Week 201736)
Reporting Laboratory Flu Test Flu A(H1N1)pdm09 Flu AH3 Pos. Flu A(UnS) Flu A Pos.(all) Flu B Pos. RSV Test RSV Pos. PIV Test PIV 1 Pos. PIV 2 Pos. PIV 3 Pos. PIV 4 Pos. Other PIV Pos. Adeno Test Adeno Pos. hMPV Test hMPV Pos. Entero/Rhino Test Entero/Rhino Pos. Coron Test Coron Pos.
Newfoundland 25 0 0 0 0 0 25 0 25 1 0 0 0 0 25 0 25 0 25 3 N.A.
Prince Edward Island 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nova Scotia 14 0 0 0 0 0 14 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 9 0 9 1 9 0
New Brunswick 46 0 0 0 0 0 46 0 14 1 0 1 0 0 14 0 14 0 14 1 14 0
Atlantic 85 0 0 0 0 0 85 1 48 2 0 1 0 0 48 0 48 0 48 5 23 0
Région Nord-Est 20 0 0 0 0 0 23 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 0
Québec-Chaudière-Appalaches 36 0 0 0 0 0 54 0 54 0 0 0 0 0 54 1 51 0 N.A. 50 0
Centre-du-Québec 13 0 0 1 1 0 18 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 0
Montréal-Laval 322 0 0 0 0 0 326 6 285 5 0 0 0 0 293 5 262 0 N.A. 262 0
Ouest du Québec 7 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 0
Montérégie 14 0 0 0 0 0 14 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 0
Province of Québec 412 0 0 1 1 0 442 10 339 5 0 0 0 0 347 6 313 0 N.A. 312 0
Ottawa P.H.L. 10 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 7 1 5 0 4 2 2 0
CHEO - Ottawa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kingston P.H.L. 11 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 11 2 0 0 1 0 11 0 11 0 9 1 9 0
UHN / Mount Sinai Hospital 107 0 0 4 4 0 107 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 N.A. N.A.
P.H.O.L. - Toronto 133 0 3 0 3 0 132 1 132 1 0 1 0 0 132 2 123 0 59 4 50 1
Sick Kids Hospital - Toronto 31 0 1 0 1 0 31 1 31 0 0 0 0 0 31 0 31 0 31 7 31 0
Sunnybrook & Women's College HSC 33 0 1 0 1 1 33 0 33 0 0 0 0 0 33 0 33 0 33 10 33 0
Sault Ste. Marie P.H.L. 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 2 0
Timmins P.H.L. 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0
St. Joseph's - London 11 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 11 6 11 0
London P.H.L. 31 0 0 0 0 0 27 0 27 1 0 0 3 0 27 0 25 0 17 6 15 0
Orillia P.H.L. 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 4 3 4 0
Thunder Bay P.H.L. 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Sudbury P.H.L. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hamilton P.H.L. 17 0 0 0 0 0 17 0 17 0 1 1 0 0 17 1 15 0 9 0 7 0
Peterborough P.H.L. 12 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 12 0 8 2 8 0
Province of Ontario 406 0 5 4 9 1 398 2 298 4 1 2 4 0 291 4 272 0 187 41 172 1
Manitoba 82 0 0 0 0 0 83 2 82 0 0 0 0 0 82 1 32 0 82 11 32 0
Regina 124 0 0 0 0 0 124 0 124 2 0 0 1 0 124 4 124 0 124 39 124 0
Saskatoon 46 0 0 0 0 0 46 0 46 0 0 1 0 0 46 0 46 0 46 21 46 0
Province of Saskatchewan 170 0 0 0 0 0 170 0 170 2 0 1 1 0 170 4 170 0 170 60 170 0
Province of Alberta 315 1 10 0 11 1 293 0 293 3 1 0 6 0 293 9 293 4 293 77 293 1
Prairies 567 1 10 0 11 1 546 2 545 5 1 1 7 0 545 14 495 4 545 148 495 1
British Columbia 120 0 11 1 12 0 120 0 96 2 0 1 3 0 96 0 96 2 75 16 75 0
Yukon 2 0 2 0 2 0 2 0 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
Northwest Territories 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 1 1 0
Nunavut 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
Territories 5 0 2 0 2 0 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 1 1 1 0
CANADA 1595 1 28 6 35 2 1596 16 1329 18 2 5 14 0 1330 24 1227 6 856 211 1078 2
Specimens from Yukon (YT), Northwest Territories (NT) and Nunavit (NU) are sent to reference laboratories in other provinces and reported results reflect specimens identified as originating from YT, NT or NU.
Delays in the reporting of data may cause data to change retrospectively.
Table 2: Respiratory Virus Detections/Isolations for the period August 27, 2017 - September 9, 2017 (Reporting Weeks / Code hebdomadaire 201735-201736)
Table 2: Respiratory Virus Detections/Isolations for the period August 27, 2017 - September 9, 2017 (Reporting Weeks / Code hebdomadaire 201735-201736)
Reporting Laboratory Flu Test Flu A(H1N1)pdm09 Flu AH3 Pos. Flu A(UnS) Flu A Pos.(all) Flu B Pos. RSV Test RSV Pos. PIV Test PIV 1 Pos. PIV 2 Pos. PIV 3 Pos. PIV 4 Pos. Other PIV Pos. Adeno Test Adeno Pos. hMPV Test hMPV Pos. Entero/Rhino Test Entero/Rhino Pos. Coron Test Coron Pos.
Newfoundland 51 0 0 0 0 0 51 0 51 1 0 0 0 0 51 0 51 0 51 8 N.A.
Prince Edward Island 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0
Nova Scotia 33 0 0 0 0 0 33 1 24 0 0 0 0 0 24 0 24 0 24 2 24 0
New Brunswick 98 0 0 1 1 0 98 0 36 1 0 1 0 0 36 0 36 0 36 3 36 0
Atlantic 183 0 0 1 1 0 183 1 112 2 0 1 0 0 112 0 112 0 112 13 61 0
Région Nord-Est 40 0 0 0 0 0 42 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 0
Québec-Chaudière-Appalaches 81 0 0 0 0 0 123 0 123 0 1 0 1 0 123 1 113 0 N.A. 112 0
Centre-du-Québec 19 0 0 1 1 0 26 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 0
Montréal-Laval 661 0 0 0 0 0 653 9 585 14 0 3 2 0 600 10 559 6 N.A. 529 0
Ouest du Québec 12 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 0
Montérégie 30 0 0 0 0 0 30 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. 0 0
Province of Québec 843 0 0 1 1 0 882 14 708 14 1 3 3 0 723 11 672 6 N.A. 641 0
Ottawa P.H.L. 13 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 10 1 8 0 5 2 2 0
CHEO - Ottawa 62 0 0 0 0 0 62 1 24 1 0 0 0 0 24 0 24 0 24 6 24 1
Kingston P.H.L. 24 0 0 0 0 0 20 0 20 2 0 0 1 0 20 0 20 0 14 3 14 0
UHN / Mount Sinai Hospital 222 0 0 4 4 0 222 0 24 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 24 2 N.A. N.A.
P.H.O.L. - Toronto 331 0 6 0 6 0 321 2 321 2 0 2 1 0 321 4 306 1 139 18 123 3
Sick Kids Hospital - Toronto 82 0 1 0 1 0 82 1 82 2 0 0 0 0 82 0 82 2 82 22 82 0
Sunnybrook & Women's College HSC 56 0 1 0 1 1 56 0 56 1 0 2 1 0 56 0 56 0 56 13 56 0
Sault Ste. Marie P.H.L. 11 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 9 0 0 0 1 0 9 0 9 0 8 3 8 0
Timmins P.H.L. 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 6 0 0 0 0 0
St. Joseph's - London 24 0 0 0 0 0 24 0 24 0 0 0 0 0 24 0 0 0 24 7 24 0
London P.H.L. 56 0 0 0 0 0 48 0 48 1 0 0 3 0 48 0 43 0 33 10 28 0
Orillia P.H.L. 13 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 10 0 0 1 0 0 10 1 10 0 9 3 8 0
Thunder Bay P.H.L. 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 4 0 1 0 1 0
Sudbury P.H.L. 10 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 10 0 4 1 4 0
Hamilton P.H.L. 51 0 0 0 0 0 44 0 44 0 1 1 0 0 44 1 39 0 32 7 26 2
Peterborough P.H.L. 34 0 0 0 0 0 33 0 33 0 0 1 0 0 33 0 33 0 18 8 18 0
Province of Ontario 999 0 8 4 12 1 961 4 725 10 1 7 7 0 701 7 674 5 449 103 418 6
Manitoba 173 0 0 0 0 0 173 3 172 0 0 0 0 0 172 1 62 3 172 22 62 0
Regina 224 0 0 0 0 0 224 0 224 4 1 0 2 0 224 5 224 0 224 74 224 0
Saskatoon 94 0 0 0 0 0 94 0 94 0 0 1 0 0 94 2 94 0 94 33 94 1
Province of Saskatchewan 318 0 0 0 0 0 318 0 318 4 1 1 2 0 318 7 318 0 318 107 318 1
Province of Alberta 627 6 18 0 24 4 590 0 590 7 2 2 9 0 590 12 590 15 590 151 590 2
Prairies 1118 6 18 0 24 4 1081 3 1080 11 3 3 11 0 1080 20 970 18 1080 280 970 3
British Columbia 243 1 20 4 25 1 243 0 205 4 1 2 3 0 205 1 205 5 155 35 155 1
Yukon 8 0 2 1 3 0 8 1 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
Northwest Territories 8 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 8 1 8 2 8 0
Nunavut 9 0 0 0 0 1 9 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 9 0 2 0 2 1
Territories 25 0 2 1 3 1 25 2 17 0 0 0 0 0 17 0 17 1 10 2 10 1
CANADA 3411 7 48 11 66 7 3375 24 2847 41 6 16 24 0 2838 39 2650 35 1806 433 2255 11
Specimens from YT, NT and NU are sent to reference laboratories in other provinces and reported results reflect specimens identified as originating from YT, NT or NU.
Delays in the reporting of data may cause data to change retrospectively.
Due to reporting delays, the sum of weekly report totals do not add up to cumulative totals.

Number of positive laboratory tests for other respiratory viruses

Number positive laboratory tests for other respiratory viruses by report week, Canada, 2017-18

Number positive laboratory tests for other respiratory viruses by report week, Canada, 2017-18 - Text Equivalent
Number positive laboratory tests for other respiratory viruses by report week, Canada, 2016-17
Week Week end ParaInfluenza Adenovirus Human metapneumovirus Enterovirus/Rhinovirus Coronavirus Respiratory syncytial virus
35 2017-09-02 48 15 29 222 9 8
36 2017-09-09 39 24 6 211 2 16

Positive Influenza tests

Positive Influenza Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report

Positive Influenza Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report - Text Equivalent
Positive Influenza Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report
Week Week end Can Tests Can A% Can B% At Tests At A% At B% QC Tests QC A% QC B% ON Tests ON A% ON B% Pr Tests Pr A% Pr B% BC Tests BC A% BC B% Terr Tests Terr A% Terr B%
35 2017-09-02 1816 1.65 0.28 98 1.02 0.00 431 0.00 0.00 593 0.51 0.00 551 2.36 0.54 123 9.76 0.81 20 5 5
36 2017-09-09 1595 2.26 0.13 85 0.00 0.00 412 0.24 0.00 406 2.22 0.25 567 1.94 0.18 120 10.83 0.00 5 40 0

Positive Respiratory synctial virus tests

Positive Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report

Positive Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report - Text Equivalent
Positive Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report
Week Week end Can Tests RSV% At Tests RSV% QC Tests RSV% ON Tests RSV% Pr Tests RSV% BC Tests RSV% Terr Tests RSV%
35 2017-09-02 1779 0.45 98 0 440 0.91 563 0.36 535 0.19 123 0 20 5
36 2017-09-09 1596 1 85 1.18 442 2.26 398 0.5 546 0.37 120 0 5 20

Positive Parainfluenza tests

Positive Parainfluenza (PIV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report

Positive Parainfluenza (PIV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report - Text Equivalent
Positive Parainfluenza (PIV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report
Week Week End Canada Tests PIV% At Tests PIV% QC Tests PIV% ON Tests PIV% Pr Tests PIV% BC Tests PIV%
35 2017-09-02 1518 3.16 64 0 369 4.34 427 3.28 535 2.62 109 3.67
36 2017-09-09 1329 2.93 48 6.25 339 1.47 298 3.69 545 2.57 96 6.25

Positive Adenovirus tests

Positive Adenovirus (adeno) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report

Positive Adenovirus (adeno) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report - Text Equivalent
Positive Adenovirus (adeno) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report
Week Week End Can Tests Adeno% At Tests Adeno% QC Tests Adeno% ON Tests Adeno% Pr Tests Adeno% BC Tests Adeno%
35 2017-09-02 1508 0.99 64 0 376 1.33 410 0.73 535 1.12 109 0.92
36 2017-09-09 1330 1.8 48 0 347 1.73 291 1.37 545 2.57 96 0

Positive Human metapneumovirus tests

Positive human metapneumovirus (hMPV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report

Positive human metapneumovirus (hMPV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report - Text Equivalent
Positive human metapneumovirus (hMPV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report
Week Week End Can Tests hMPV% At Tests hMPV% QC Tests hMPV% ON Tests hMPV% Pr Tests hMPV% BC Tests hMPV%
35 2017-09-02 1423 2.04 64 0.00 359 1.67 402 1.24 475 2.95 109 2.75
36 2017-09-09 1227 0.49 48 0.00 313 0 272 0 495 0.81 96 2.08

Positive Enterovirus/Rhinovirus tests

Positive Enterovirus/Rhinovirus (entero/rhino) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report

Positive Enterovirus/Rhinovirus (entero/rhino) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report - Text Equivalent
Positive Enterovirus/Rhinovirus (entero/rhino) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report
Week Week End Canada Tests Entero/rhino% At Tests Entero/rhino% QC Tests Entero/rhino% ON Tests Entero/rhino% Pr Tests Entero/rhino% BC Tests Entero/rhino%
35 2017-09-02 950 23.37 64 12.5 0 0 262 23.66 535 24.67 80 23.75
36 2017-09-09 856 24.65 48 10.42 0 0 187 21.93 545 27.16 75 21.33

Positive Coronovirus tests

Positive Coronavirus (coron) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report

Figure 8

Positive Coronavirus (coron) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report - Text Equivalent
Positive Coronavirus (coron) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report
Week Week End Canada Tests Coron% At Tests Coron% QC Tests Coron% ON Tests Coron% Pr Tests Coron% BC Tests Coron%
35 2017-09-02 1177 0.76 38 0 329 0 246 2.03 475 0.42 80 1.25
36 2017-09-09 1078 0.19 23 0 312 0 172 0.58 495 0.2 75 0
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