Weeks 48/2018 (26 November- 2 December 2018)
- Influenza activity was low throughout the European Region.
- Influenza viruses were detected sporadically in specimens from persons with respiratory illness presenting to medical care.
- The majority of influenza virus detections were influenza A in sentinel, non-sentinel and hospitalised cases.
- For week 48/2018, data from the 22 Member States and areas reporting to the EuroMOMO project indicated all-cause mortality to be at expected levels for this time of year.
2018/19 season overview
As of week 48/2018, influenza activity has been low in the European Region.