Since the last update, HDOH has identified 5 new cases of hepatitis A. All cases have been in adults, 68 have required hospitalization.
Findings of the investigation suggest that the source of the outbreak is focused on Oahu. Ten (10) individuals are residents of the islands of Hawaii, Kauai, or Maui, and four visitors have returned to the mainland.
|CONFIRMED CASES OF HEPATITIS A
Onset of illness has ranged between 6/12/16 – 9/15/16.