Respiratory Virus Report, Week 35 ending September 1, 2018

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Organization: Public Health Agency of Canada

List of abbreviations

List of abbreviations
List of abbreviations
A(H1N1)pdm09
Influenza A(H1N1)pdm09
A(H3)
Influenza A(H3N2)
A (UnS)
Influenza A (Unsubtyped)
Adeno
Adenovirus
CHEO
Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario
Coron
Coronavirus
Entero
Enterovirus
hMPV
human metapneumovirus
HSC
Health Sciences Centre
N.A
Not Applicable
P.H.L.
Public Health Laboratory
P.H.O.L.
Public Health Ontario Laboratory
PIV
Parainfluenza
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 1, 2018 (Reporting Week 201835)
Table 1: Respiratory Virus Detections/Isolations for the week ending September 1, 2018 (Reporting Week 201835)
Reporting Laboratory Flu Tested A(H1N1)pdm09 Positive A(H3) Positive A(UnS) Positive Total Flu A Positive Total Flu B Positive RSV Tested RSV Positive PIV Tested PIV 1 Positive PIV 2 Positive PIV 3 Positive PIV 4 Positive Other PIV Positive Adeno Tested Adeno Positive hMPV Tested hMPV Positive Entero/Rhino Tested Entero/Rhino Positive Coron Tested Coron Positive
Newfoundland 22 0 0 0 0 0 22 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 22 0 22 0 22 7 N.A. N.A.
Prince Edward Island 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 3 0 3 0
Nova Scotia 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0
New Brunswick 31 0 0 0 0 0 31 0 31 0 0 0 0 0 31 2 31 0 31 4 31 0
Atlantic 60 0 0 0 0 0 57 0 57 0 0 0 0 0 57 2 57 0 57 11 35 0
Région Nord-Est 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. N.A. 0 0
Québec-Chaudière-Appalaches 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. N.A. 0 0
Centre-du-Québec 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. N.A. 0 0
Montréal-Laval   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. N.A. 0 0
Ouest du Québec 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. N.A. 0 0
Montérégie 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. N.A. 0 0
Province of Québec  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. N.A. 0 0
Ottawa P.H.L. 18 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 7 0 0 0 0 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. 9 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 9 0 0 0 0 0
UHN / Mount Sinai Hospital 152 0 0 0 0 0 152 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
P.H.O.L. - Toronto   141 3 0 0 3 0 136 1 136 0 0 0 0 0 136 0 131 1 8 0 0 0
Sick Kids Hospital - Toronto 36 0 0 0 0 0 36 0 36 0 1 1 1 0 36 0 36 1 36 8 36 0
Sunnybrook & Women's College HSC 30 0 0 0 0 0 30 0 30 0 0 1 0 0 30 0 30 0 30 6 30 0
Sault Ste. Marie 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
Timmins P.H.L. 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
St. Joseph's - London   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
London P.H.L. 26 0 0 0 0 0 26 1 26 0 0 0 0 0 26 0 25 0 1 0 0 0
Orillia P.H.L.   8 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 5 0 1 0 0 0
Thunder Bay P.H.L. 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 5 0 0 0 0 0
Sudbury P.H.L.   7 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 5 0 2 0 0 0
Hamilton P.H.L. 22 0 0 0 0 0 18 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 18 0 18 0 0 0 0 0
Peterborough P.H.L. 9 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 6 0 0 0 0 0
Province of Ontario 466 3 0 0 3 0 441 2 298 0 1 2 1 0 289 0 288 2 79 14 66 0
Manitoba    93 0 0 0 0 0 92 0 73 0 0 0 0 0 73 0 32 0 73 13 32 0
Regina   98 0 0 0 0 0 98 0 98 0 1 3 0 0 98 1 98 0 98 37 98 0
Saskatoon    40 0 0 0 0 0 40 0 40 0 0 0 0 0 40 2 40 0 40 9 40 0
Province of Saskatchewan 138 0 0 0 0 0 138 0 138 0 1 3 0 0 138 3 138 0 138 46 138 0
Province of Alberta 312 3 2 0 5 0 285 0 285 1 2 4 2 0 285 3 285 2 285 86 285 2
Prairies 543 3 2 0 5 0 515 0 496 1 3 7 2 0 496 6 455 2 496 145 455 2
British Columbia 155 1 0 1 2 0 155 1 113 0 0 5 0 0 113 0 113 0 98 17 98 0
Yukon 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
Northwest Territories 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 1 6 0 6 2 6 0
Nunavut 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Territories 8 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 1 6 0 6 2 6 0
CANADA 1232 7 2 1 10 0 1176 3 970 1 4 14 3 0 961 9 919 4 736 189 660 2

Specimens from Yukon (YT), Northwest Territories (NT) and Nunavut (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 26, 2018 - September 1, 2018 (Reporting Weeks 201835-201835)
Table 2: Respiratory Virus Detections/Isolations for the period August 26, 2018 - September 1, 2018 (Reporting Weeks 201835-201835)
Reporting Laboratory Flu Tested A(H1N1)pdm09 Positive A(H3) Positive A(UnS) Positive Total Flu A Positive Total Flu B Positive RSV Tested RSV Positive PIV Tested PIV 1 Positive PIV 2 Positive PIV 3 Positive PIV 4 Positive Other PIV Positive Adeno Tested Adeno Positive hMPV Tested hMPV Positive Entero/Rhino Tested Entero/Rhino Positive Coron Tested Coron Positive
Newfoundland 22 0 0 0 0 0 22 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 22 0 22 0 22 7 N.A. N.A.
Prince Edward Island 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 3 0 3 0
Nova Scotia 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0
New Brunswick 31 0 0 0 0 0 31 0 31 0 0 0 0 0 31 2 31 0 31 4 31 0
Atlantic 60 0 0 0 0 0 57 0 57 0 0 0 0 0 57 2 57 0 57 11 35 0
Région Nord-Est 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. N.A. 0 0
Québec-Chaudière-Appalaches 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. N.A. 0 0
Centre-du-Québec 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. N.A. 0 0
Montréal-Laval   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. N.A. 0 0
Ouest du Québec 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. N.A. 0 0
Montérégie 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. N.A. 0 0
Province of Québec  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 N.A. N.A. 0 0
Ottawa P.H.L. 18 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 7 0 0 0 0 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. 9 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 9 0 0 0 0 0
UHN / Mount Sinai Hospital 152 0 0 0 0 0 152 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
P.H.O.L. - Toronto   141 3 0 0 3 0 136 1 136 0 0 0 0 0 136 0 131 1 8 0 0 0
Sick Kids Hospital - Toronto 36 0 0 0 0 0 36 0 36 0 1 1 1 0 36 0 36 1 36 8 36 0
Sunnybrook & Women's College HSC 30 0 0 0 0 0 30 0 30 0 0 1 0 0 30 0 30 0 30 6 30 0
Sault Ste. Marie 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
Timmins P.H.L. 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0
St. Joseph's - London   0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
London P.H.L. 26 0 0 0 0 0 26 1 26 0 0 0 0 0 26 0 25 0 1 0 0 0
Orillia P.H.L.   8 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 5 0 1 0 0 0
Thunder Bay P.H.L. 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 5 0 0 0 0 0
Sudbury P.H.L.   7 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 5 0 2 0 0 0
Hamilton P.H.L. 22 0 0 0 0 0 18 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 18 0 18 0 0 0 0 0
Peterborough P.H.L. 9 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 6 0 0 0 0 0
Province of Ontario 466 3 0 0 3 0 441 2 298 0 1 2 1 0 289 0 288 2 79 14 66 0
Manitoba    93 0 0 0 0 0 92 0 73 0 0 0 0 0 73 0 32 0 73 13 32 0
Regina   98 0 0 0 0 0 98 0 98 0 1 3 0 0 98 1 98 0 98 37 98 0
Saskatoon    40 0 0 0 0 0 40 0 40 0 0 0 0 0 40 2 40 0 40 9 40 0
Province of Saskatchewan 138 0 0 0 0 0 138 0 138 0 1 3 0 0 138 3 138 0 138 46 138 0
Province of Alberta 312 3 2 0 5 0 285 0 285 1 2 4 2 0 285 3 285 2 285 86 285 2
Prairies 543 3 2 0 5 0 515 0 496 1 3 7 2 0 496 6 455 2 496 145 455 2
British Columbia 155 1 0 1 2 0 155 1 113 0 0 5 0 0 113 0 113 0 98 17 98 0
Yukon 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A. N.A.
Northwest Territories 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 1 6 0 6 2 6 0
Nunavut 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Territories 8 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 6 1 6 0 6 2 6 0
CANADA 1232 7 2 1 10 0 1176 3 970 1 4 14 3 0 961 9 919 4 736 189 660 2

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

Figure 1: Number positive laboratory tests for other respiratory viruses by report week, Canada, 2018-2019

Figure 1. Text version below.

Figure 1: Number positive laboratory tests for other respiratory viruses by report week, Canada, 2018-19 - Text description
Number positive laboratory tests for other respiratory viruses by report week, Canada, 2018-19
Week ParaInfluenza Adenovirus Human metapneumovirus Enterovirus/Rhinovirus Coronavirus Respiratory syncytial virus
35 22 9 4 189 2 3

Positive Influenza tests

Figure 2: Positive Influenza Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report

Figure 2. Text version below.

Figure 2: Positive Influenza Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report - Text description
Positive Influenza Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report
Week Week end Can Tests Can A
%
Can B
%
Atl Tests Atl A
%
Atl 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 2018-09-01 1232 0.81 0.00 60 0.00 0.00 #N/A #N/A #N/A 466 0.64 0.00 543 0.92 0.00 155 1.29 0.00 8 0 0

Positive Respiratory synctial virus tests

Figure 3: Positive Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report

Figure 3. Text version below.

Figure 3: Positive Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report - Text description
Positive Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report
Week Week end Can Tests RSV
%
Atl Tests RSV
%
QC Tests RSV
%
ON Tests RSV
%
Pr Tests RSV
%
BC Tests RSV
%
Terr Tests RSV
%
35 2018-09-01 1176 0.26 57 0 #N/A #N/A 441 0.45 515 0 155 0.65 8 0

Positive Parainfluenza tests

Figure 4: Positive Parainfluenza (PIV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report

Figure 4. Text version below.

Figure 4: Positive Parainfluenza (PIV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report - Text description
Positive Parainfluenza (PIV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report
Week Week End Canada Tests PIV
%
Atl Tests PIV
%
QC Tests PIV
%
ON Tests PIV
%
Pr Tests PIV
%
BC Tests PIV
%
35 2018-09-01 970 2.27 57 0 #N/A #N/A 298 1.34 496 2.62 111 4.5

Positive Adenovirus tests

Figure 5: Positive Adenovirus (adeno) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report

Figure 5. Text version below.

Figure 5: Positive Adenovirus (adeno) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report - Text description
Positive Adenovirus (adeno) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report
Week Week End Can Tests Adeno
%
Atl Tests Adeno
%
QC Tests Adeno
%
ON Tests Adeno
%
Pr Tests Adeno
%
BC Tests Adeno
%
35 2018-09-01 961 0.94 57 3.51 #N/A #N/A 289 0 496 1.21 111 0

Positive Human metapneumovirus tests

Figure 6: Positive human metapneumovirus (hMPV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report

Figure 6. Text version below.

Figure 6: Positive human metapneumovirus (hMPV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report - Text description
Positive human metapneumovirus (hMPV) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report
Week Week End Can Tests hMPV
%
Atl Tests hMPV
%
QC Tests hMPV
%
ON Tests hMPV
%
Pr Tests hMPV
%
BC Tests hMPV
%
35 2018-09-01 919 0.44 57 0.00 #N/A #N/A 288 0.69 455 0.44 111 0

Positive Enterovirus/Rhinovirus tests

Figure 7: Positive Enterovirus/Rhinovirus (entero/rhino) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report

Figure 7. Text version below.

Figure 7: Positive Enterovirus/Rhinovirus (entero/rhino) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report - Text description
Positive Enterovirus/Rhinovirus (entero/rhino) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report
Week Week End Canada Tests Entero/rhino
%
Atl Tests Entero/rhino
%
QC Tests Entero/rhino
%
ON Tests Entero/rhino
%
Pr Tests Entero/rhino
%
BC Tests Entero/rhino
%
35 2018-09-01 736 25.68 57 19.3 N.A. N.A. 79 17.72 496 29.23 96 17.71

Positive Coronovirus tests

Figure 8: Positive Coronavirus (coron) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report

Figure 8. Text version below.

Figure 8: Positive Coronavirus (coron) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report - Text description
Positive Coronavirus (coron) Tests (%) in Canada by Region by Week of Report
Week Week End Canada Tests Coron
%
Atl Tests Coron
%
QC Tests Coron
%
ON Tests Coron
%
Pr Tests Coron
%
BC Tests Coron
%
35 2018-09-01 660 0.3 35 0 #N/A #N/A 66 0 455 0.44 96 0
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