Surveillance data January 2012

The data presented are derived from the Mandatory Notification System (MNS) of the Hellenic Center for Disease Control and Prevention (HCDCP). Forty-five infectious diseases are included in the list of mandatory notifiable diseases in Greece. Notification forms and case definitions can be found on HCDCP’s website (

It should be noted that the data for December 2011 are provisional, and may be slightly modified/corrected in the future, and also that data interpretation should be made with caution, as there are indications of under-reporting to the system.



Department of Epidemiological Surveillance and Intervention