09 August 2012
Addendum for Euro Surveill. 2012;17(31)
Citation style for this article: Addendum for Euro Surveill. 2012;17(31). Euro Surveill. 2012;17(32):pii=20244. Available online: http://www.eurosurveillance.org/ViewArticle.aspx?ArticleId=20244
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In the article ‘New endemic West Nile virus lineage 1a in northern Italy, July 2012’ by L Barzon et al. published on 2 August 2012, the following information has been added on 9 August 2012: ‘The WNV case from Sardinia, Italy, reported by the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) on the ECDC website July 26, 2012  was not confirmed by the National Reference Laboratory and after case review was identified as a false positive result by the Italian Ministry of Health. This was stated in the ECDC situation update of August 2, 2012, that was published on the ECDC website on 2 August 2012 (http://ecdc.europa.eu/en/healthtopics/west_nile_fever/West-Nile-fever-maps/Pages/index.aspx).’
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