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Hepatitis A in Florida
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February Key Points
The number of reported hepatitis A cases in February decreased from the previous month and was below the previous 5-year average.
In February 2023, 9 hepatitis A cases were reported in 7 counties, outlined in black in the map below. From December 2022 through February 2023, the average county rates were lowest throughout northwest and northeast Florida.
In February 2023, 3 cases were epidemiologially (epi) linked to another case.
In February 2023, there was an average of 0 contacts to reported cases. Contacts are those who were exposed to the virus and recommended prophylaxis for illness prevention.
In 2023, 24 hepatitis A cases were reported.
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