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    Department of Health State Services
    Mail code: 1898
    Austin, TX 78741-9347

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Texas COVID-19 Data Notes

The below are intended to assist users in understanding the coronavirus data posted by DSHS.

At the time of initial publication by DSHS, all coronavirus data are provisional and subject to change. To document changes and explain data anomalies, DSHS publishes case notes accompanying data updates, when necessary.

Case & Lab Backlog Notes

Please email chs-info@dshs.texas.gov for the following case notes files:

  • Case Notes 2022
  • Case Notes 2021
  • Case Notes 2020

Additional Data Notes

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Last updated November 21, 2022