Reportable Diseases and Conditions

Report the Following Conditions:

Per Health-General 18-201 and 18-202, and Code of Maryland Regulations 10.06.01 Communicable Diseases

  • Any outbreak of disease/bioterrorism event with known or unknown etiology that may be a public health danger
  • Any single case of disease/bioterrorism event with known or unknown etiology that may be a public health danger
  • Any unusual manifestation of a communicable disease

(301) 583-3750 (Weekdays)
(240) 508-5774 (After Hours & Weekends)
Dial 711 for MD Relay TTY/STS
Fax: (301) 583-3794​​


► = Report Immediately by Telephone
Report all others within 1 working day ​

​Reportable Diseases and Conditions​​​

Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) ►Melioidosis​​
Amebiasis Meningitis, infectious
Anaplasmosis ►Meningococcal, invasive disease
►Animal bites Microsporidiosis
►Anthrax Mumps (infectious parotitis)
Arboviral infections Mycobacteriosis, other than Tuberculosis and Leprosy
Babesiosis ►Pertussis
►Botulism Pertussis vaccine adverse reactions​
►Brucellosis Pesticide related illness
Campylobacteriosis ►Plague
Chancroid Pneumonia in a hospitalized health care worker
Chlamydia infection ►Poliomyelitis
►Cholera Psittacosis​
Coccidioidomycosis ►Q fever
Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease ►Rabies (human)
Cryptosporidiosis ►Ricin toxin poisoning
Cyclosporiasis Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
►Diphtheria ►Rubella (German measles) and Congenital Rubella Syndrome
Ehrlichiosis Salmonellosis (nontyphoidal)
Encephalitis, infectious ►SARS (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome)
►Epsilon toxin of Clostridium perfringens ►Shiga-like toxin producing enteric bacterial infections
►Escherichia coli 0157:H7 infection​ Shigellosis
Giardiasis ►Smallpox and other Orthopoxvirus infections
►Glanders ►Staphylococcal enterotoxin B poisoning
Gonococcal infection Streptococcal invasive disease, Group  A and Group B
►Haemophilus influenzae, invasive disease Streptococcus pneumoniae, invasive disease
►Hantavirus infection Syphilis
Harmful Algal Bloom related illness Tetanus
​​Hemolytic uremic syndrome, post-diarrheal Trichinosis
Hepatitis, viral (►A,B,C, all other types and undetermined) ►Tuberculosis and suspected tuberculosis
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) ►Tularemia
Influenza-associated pediatric mortality ►Typhoid fever (Salmonella typhi case, carrier, or both)
►Influenza: novel influenza A virus infection Vancomycin-Intermediate Staphylococcus Aureus (VISA) infection or colonization
Isosporiasis Vancomycin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (VRSA) infection or colonization
Kawasaki syndrome Varicella (chickenpox), fatal cases only
►Legionellosis Vibriosis, non-cholera types
Leprosy ►Viral hemorrhagic fevers (all types)​
Leptospirosis Yersiniosis
Lyme disease
►Measles (Rubeola)


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Division of Epidemiology and Disease Control
Communicable and Vector-Borne Disease Control Program

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