The most common pathogens involved in outbreaks with a confirmed or suspected agent were norovirus and Salmonella.
In other updates, the WHO's latest epi report notes transmission and new cases in some world regions, including parts of Asia and in Pakistan.
The raccoon positives follow wild bird detections in the area involving Eurasian H5N5, one of a constellation of avian flu subtypes currently circulating.
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