Update West Nile Virus (WNV) - Spain

Safety warnings | Blood & Tissue | 07/09/2021

The Federal Office for Safety in Health Care (BASG) has been informed by the ECDC (European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control) that 3 additional human WNV infections have been recorded in Spain.

It is therefore requested that appropriate attention be paid in the medical history discussions and donor selections.

This letter corresponds to the current state of information of the BASG.

As soon as further information is available, it will be announced.


Further inquiry note