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Reportable Diseases and Conditions

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Report immediately by phone Report within 24 hours; use after-hours reporting system if needed † Report when suspect (do not wait for lab confirmation) ‡ Reportable in Clark County only *Currently <500/μL (under legislative review to make all counts reportable)
AIDSMeningitis (specify type)
AmebiasisMeningococcal disease Must be reported immediately
Animal bite from a rabies susceptible species Must be reported immediatelyMercury (exposures and elevated levels) ‡
Anthrax Must be reported immediatelyMumps Must be reported in 24 hours
Arsenic (exposures and elevated levels) ‡Outbreaks of Communicable Disease Must be reported immediately
Botulism Must be reported immediatelyOutbreaks of Foodborne Disease Must be reported immediately
Brucellosis Must be reported in 24 hoursPertussis Must be reported in 24 hours
CampylobacteriosisPlague Must be reported immediately
CD4 lmphocyte counts*Poliomyelitis Must be reported immediately
ChlamydiaQ Fever
Cholera Must be reported in 24 hoursRabies (human or animal) Must be reported immediately
CoccidioidomycosisRelapsing Fever
CryptosporidiosisRespiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)
Diphtheria Must be reported in 24 hoursRotavirus
Drowning ‡Rubella (including congenital) Must be reported in 24 hours
EncephalitisSARS Must be reported immediately
Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli (STEC, E. coli O157:H7)Severe Reaction to Immunization
Exposures of large groups of people to disease-causing agents †‡Smallpox (variola) Must be reported immediately
Spotted fever Rickettsiosis (e.g., Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever)
Extraordinary occurrence of illness (Dengue, Typhus Fever) Must be reported immediately
Streptococcal toxic shock syndrome
GiardiasisStreptococcus pneumoniae Invasive Disease
Granuloma InguinaleSyphilis (including congenital)
Haemophilus Influenzae (invasive) Must be reported in 24 hoursTetanus
Hansen’s Disease (leprosy)Toxic Shock Syndrome
Hemolytic-uremic syndrome (HUS)Tuberculosis Must be reported in 24 hours
Hepatitis A and E Must be reported in 24 hoursTularemia Must be reported immediately
Hepatitis B, C, D and unspecifiedTyphoid Fever Must be reported in 24 hours
HIV infectionVancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus (VISA) infection
Novel influenza (known or suspect pandemic strain) Must be reported immediatelyVancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureaus (VRSA) infection
Lead (exposures and elevated levels) ‡Vibriosis, Non-Cholera
LegionellosisViral hemorrhagic fever Must be reported immediately
LeptospirosisWest Nile Virus
ListeriosisYellow Fever Infection
Lyme DiseaseYersiniosis
Lymphogranuloma venereum
Measles (rubeola) Must be reported in 24 hours

Contact Information

(702) 759-0727
(702) 759-1454 FAX

(702) 759-1015
(702) 759-1435 FAX

Foodborne Illness Outbreaks
& Other Diseases
(702) 759-1300
(702) 759-1414 FAX


Updated on:  September 27, 2019

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