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Japan Syphilis 2008-2014

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General Info
Geography 
Japan (JPN)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/1948 - 12/2014
Series or system 
Japan National Epidemiological Surveillance of Infectious Diseases (NESID)
Data type
Epi surveillance:
  • Subnationally representative
Summary 

Japan Syphilis 2008-2014 provides information on the epidemiology of Syphilis in Japan. Case notification data are collected by the Infectious Disease Surveillance Center for the National Epidemiological Surveillance of Infectious Diseases (NESID) program. NESID data is collected from prefectural and municipal public health centers, and quarantine stations through an online reporting system. The Syphilis 2008-2014 report details syphilis cases in Japan by year, age, sex, prefecture, transmission route, and clinical stage.

Citation
Journal 
Infect Agents Surveill Rep
Volume 
36
Issue 
2, 420
Publication year 
2015
Suggested citation 

National Institute of Infectious Diseases (Japan). Japan Syphilis 2008-2014. Infect Agents Surveill Rep. 2015; 36 (2, 420).