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Acute Flaccid Myelitis Data

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Acute Flaccid Myelitis Cases and Incidence Rates in Texas, 2014-2020 

Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM) Case Counts and Incidence Ratesa in Texas, 2010-2020
Disease Type 2010 2011  2012 2013  2014  2015  2016  2017  2018  2019*  2020* 
AFM   Cases  3 19  7 35 6 0
Incidence Rate 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.00 0.07 0.02 0.12 0.02 0.00
aIncidence rates calculated per 100,000 population. Projected population used for 2009-2020.                  
*Data is provisional as of 1/28/2020.
 Note: There are no AFM cases prior to 2014 since AFM was not first identified until 2014. The case definition for AFM changed
 in 2015, 2017, and 2020.              
Last updated January 30, 2020