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                                                                                                  Notifiable Conditions                                                               Go to http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/idcu/investigation/conditions/
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                                               A–L                                                        When to Report                                                          L–Y                                               When to Report
                                                                                           1, 2                                                             3
Acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS)                                                                Within 1 week         Leishmaniasis                                                                                      Within 1 week
                 3                                                                                                                              3, 4
Amebiasis                                                                                                 Within 1 week         Listeriosis                                                                                        Within 1 week
              3, 4                                                                                                                                         3
Anthrax                                                                                                   Call Immediately      Lyme disease                                                                                       Within 1 week
                                        3, 5                                                                                               3
Arbovirus infection                                                                                       Within 1 week         Malaria                                                                                            Within 1 week
                     6                                                                                                                                                   3
Asbestosis                                                                                                Within 1 week         Measles (rubeola)                                                                                  Call Immediately
                                               3, 4                                                                                                                               3
Botulism, foodborne                                                                                       Call Immediately      Meningitis (specify type)                                                                          Within 1 week
                                                                       3, 4                                                                                                                           3, 4
Botulism, infant, wound, and other                                                                        Within 1 week         Meningococcal infections, invasive                                                                 Call Immediately
                         3, 4                                                                                                              3
Brucellosis                                                                                               Within 1 work day     Mumps                                                                                              Within 1 week
                                         3                                                                                                      3
Campylobacteriosis                                                                                        Within 1 week         Pertussis                                                                                          Within 1 work day
          7                                                                                                       8                                                                                        6
Cancer                                                                                                    See rules             Pesticide poisoning, acute occupational                                                            Within 1 week
                1                                                                                                                          3
Chancroid                                                                                                 Within 1 week         Plague                                                                                             Call Immediately
                                               8                                                                                                                                            3
Chickenpox (varicella)                                                                                    Within 1 week         Poliomyelitis, acute paralytic                                                                     Call Immediately
                                                                   1                                                                        3
Chlamydia trachomatis infection                                                                           Within 1 week         Q fever                                                                                            Within 1 work day
                                                           9                                                                                                    3
Contaminated sharps injury                                                                                Within 1 month        Rabies, human                                                                                      Call Immediately
                                                                       10                                                                                       3
Controlled substance overdose                                                                             Call Immediately      Relapsing fever                                                                                    Within 1 week
                                                                   3                                                                                                                            3
Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD)                                                                           Within 1 week         Rubella (including congenital)                                                                     Within 1 work day
                                    3                                                                                                                                                                 3
Cryptosporidiosis                                                                                         Within 1 week         Salmonellosis, including typhoid fever                                                             Within 1 week
                                3                                                                                                                                                                                  3
Cyclosporiasis                                                                                            Within 1 week         Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)                                                           Call Immediately
                          3                                                                                                                      3
Cysticercosis                                                                                             Within 1 week         Shigellosis                                                                                        Within 1 week
           3                                                                                                                                6
Dengue                                                                                                    Within 1 week         Silicosis                                                                                          Within 1 week
                     3                                                                                                                          3
Diphtheria                                                                                                Call Immediately      Smallpox                                                                                           Call Immediately
                                                      11                                                                                                            11
Drowning/near drowning                                                                                    Within 10 work days   Spinal cord injury                                                                                 Within 10 work days
                     3                                                                                                                                                                          3
Ehrlichiosis                                                                                              Within 1 week         Spotted fever group rickettsioses                                                                  Within 1 week
                                                               3                                                                                                                                                           3, 4
Encephalitis (specify etiology)                                                                           Within 1 week         Staph. aureus, vancomycin-resistant (VISA and VRSA)                                                Call Immediately
                                                                            3, 4                                                                                                                                            3
Escherichia coli, enterohemorrhagic                                                                       Within 1 week         Streptococcal disease (group A, B, S. pneumo), invasive                                            Within 1 week
                 1                                                                                                                          1
Gonorrhea                                                                                                 Within 1 week         Syphilis                                                                                           Within 1 week
                                                                                                  3                                                                                                                    3
Haemophilus influenzae type b infections, invasive                                                        Call Immediately      Taenia solium and undifferentiated Taenia infection                                                Within 1 week
                                                           3                                                                                3
Hansen’s disease (leprosy)                                                                                Within 1 week         Tetanus                                                                                            Within 1 week
                                          3                                                                                                                                  11
Hantavirus infection                                                                                      Within 1 week         Traumatic brain injury                                                                             Within 10 work days
                                                                            3                                                                    3
Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS)                                                                           Within 1 week         Trichinosis                                                                                        Within 1 week
                                         3                                                                                                                                                                                  12
Hepatitis A (acute)                                                                                       Within 1 work day     Tuberculosis (includes all M. tuberculosis complex)                                                Within 1 work day
                                                                                       3                                                         3, 4
Hepatitis B, C, D, E, and unspecified (acute)                                                             Within 1 week         Tularemia                                                                                          Call Immediately
                                                                                                  3                                        3
Hepatitis B identified prenatally or at delivery (acute & chronic)                                        Within 1 work day     Typhus                                                                                             Within 1 week
                                                                                              3                                                                                                     3, 4
Hepatitis B, perinatal (HBsAg+ < 24 months old)                                                           Within 1 week         Vibrio infection, including cholera                                                                Within 1 work day
                                                                                           1, 2                                                                                                                3
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection                                                              Within 1 week         Viral hemorrhagic fever, including Ebola                                                           Call Immediately
                                                                                   3                                                                            3
Influenza-associated pediatric mortality                                                                  Within 1 work day     West Nile Fever                                                                                    Within 1 week
                                                                                                      6                                                 3
Lead, child blood, any level & adult blood, any level                                                     Call Immediately      Yellow fever                                                                                       Call Immediately
                          3. 4                                                                                                                      3, 4
Legionellosis                                                                                             Within 1 week         Yersiniosis                                                                                        Within 1 week
In addition to specified reportable conditions, any outbreak, exotic disease, or unusual group expression of disease that may be of public health
concern should be reported by the most expeditious means available.
1
     Please refer to specific rules and regulations for reporting and who to report to at: http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/hivstd/reporting/default.shtm
2
     Labs conducting confirmatory HIV testing are requested to send remaining specimen to a CDC-designated laboratory. Please call 512-533-3041 for details.
3
     Reporting forms are available at http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/idcu/investigation/forms/. Investigation forms at http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/idcu/investigation/
     Call as indicated for immediately reportable conditions.
4
     Lab isolate must be sent to DSHS lab. Call 512-458-7598 for specimen submission information.
5
     Reportable Arbovirus infections include neuroinvasive and non-neuroinvasive Cache Valley, California serogroup, Eastern Equine (EEE), Dengue, Powassan,
     St. Louis Encephalitis (SLE), Venezuelan equine (VEE), West Nile, and Western Equine (WEE)
6
     Please refer to specific rules and regulations for reporting and who to report to at http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/epitox/default.shtm
7
     Please refer to specific rules and regulations for reporting and who to report to at http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/tcr/lawrules.shtm
8
     Varicella reporting form is at http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/idcu/health/vaccine_preventable_diseases/forms/f11_11046.pdf. Call local health dept for copy with their fax number.
9
     Not applicable to private facilities. Initial reporting forms for Contaminated Sharps at http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/idcu/health/bloodborne_pathogens/reporting/
10
     Please refer to specific rules and regulations for reporting and who to report to at http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/epidemiology/epipoison.shtm
11
     Please refer to specific rules and regulations for reporting and who to report to at http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/injury/default.shtm
12
     Please refer to specific rules and regulations for reporting and who to report to at http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/idcu/disease/tb/
    Disease Reporting Numbers:           Department of State Health Services Region 7: (p) 254-778-6744 (f) 254-899-0405
      Bell County:       (p) 254-778-4766 (f) 254-778-2861       Brazos County:          (p) 979-361-4440 (f) 979-823-2275
      Hays County:       (p) 512-393-5520 (f) 512-393-5530       McLennan County:        (p) 254-750-5411 (f) 254-750-5405
      Milam County:      (p) 254-697-7039 (f) 254-697-4809       Travis County:          (p) 512-972-5555 (f) 512-972-5772 E59-11364
      Williamson County: (p) 512-943-3660 (f) 512-930-4017      Other Region 7 Counties: (p) 254-778-6744 (f) 254-899-0405 (Rev. 5/07)

				
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