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West Nile Watch 2017

 

DCHHS is committed to protecting the health and welfare of the communities we serve from mosquitoes and vector-borne disease. Residents experiencing a mosquito problem may call 214-819-2115 or click here to set up a free service request.

Cases reflect information received at time of publishing and are subject to change. DCHHS will report additional positive human cases and mosquito pools as they are confirmed.

 

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Dallas County Season Overview


Health officials urge the public to take protective measures by utilizing the ‘4Ds’ to reduce the risk of West Nile virus:

 

DEET All Day, Every DayWhenever you’re outside, use insect repellants that contain DEET, picaridin or oil of lemon eucalyptus.

DRESS: Wear long, loose and light-colored clothing outside.

DRAIN: Remove all areas of standing water in and around your home.

DUSK & DAWN: Limit outdoor activities during dusk and dawn hours when mosquitoes are   most active.

 

Human West Nile Cases 2017

West Nile Fever
0

West Nile Neuroinvasive Disease

1
West Nile Human Case Total
1

 

 

West Nile Deaths 2017

 

0

 

5

 

West Nile Zip Code Mapping PDF

2017

Total Zip Codes Impacted: 53

                              
Positive West Nile Mosquito Pools

Testing for infected mosquitoes is ongoing throughout Dallas County. The following is a list of cities and their corresponding zip codes where mosquito pools have tested positive.

 



 

Positive Mosquito Traps = 161

Positive Mosquito Pools = 163

*Traps from the state may not yet be included

 

Addison

75001 (2)

75254 (2)

Balch Springs 75180 (3)
Carrollton

75006 (7)

75007 (7)

75010 (1)

Cedar Hill 75104 (1)
Cockrell Hill  
Coppell 75019 (13)
Dallas

75210 (2)

75211 (1)

75215 (1)

75216 (1)

75218 (1)


75224 (1)

75225 (2)

75227 (1)

75228 (3)
75229 (8)

 

 

75230 (2)

75238 (2)

75240 (2)
75243 (8)

75244 (2)



75248 (8)

75252 (4)

75254 (6)

 

DeSoto 75115 (1)
Duncanville 75116 (1) 75137 (1)
Farmers Branch 75234 (2)
Garland 75041 (2)
75042 (3)
75043 (3)
75044 (5)
Grand Prairie 75050 (1)
75052 (3)
Glen Heights 75154 (1)
Highland Park
Hutchins 75141 (1)
Irving 75038 (3)
75039 (4)
75060 (1)
75061 (2)
75062 (6)
75261 (1)
Lancaster  
Mesquite 75149 (4)
75150 (5)
Richardson 75080 (8)
75081 (2)
Rowlett 75088 (1) 75089 (5)
Sachse 75048 (2)
Seagoville 75159 (2)
Sunnyvale  
University Park  

Unincorporated Dallas

County-Near Wylie

75098 (2)

 

Cases reflect information received at time of publishing and are subject to change. DCHHS will report additional positive human cases and mosquito pools as they are confirmed.

 

Click here for the weekly Arbovirus Surveillance Report

For general questions or for more information about Dallas County Health and Human Services,
please email Director Zachary Thompson at: zachary.thompson@dallascounty.org

 

Zachary S. Thompson
Director
Christopher Perkins, D.O., M.P.H.
Medical Director / Health Authority

 

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