Update: West Nile Virus (WNV) - Serbia

Safety warnings | Blood & Tissue | 26/09/2022

The Federal Office for Safety in Health Care was informed by ECDC (European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control) that in Serbia, in the current season, 169 human WNV infections have already been recorded. Eight deaths were reported related to WNV infections. New affected region is: Kolubarski

Therefore, appropriate attention is requested in medical history discussions and donor selections.

This letter corresponds to the current information status of the BASG. As soon as further information is available, it will be announced.


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