Eastern equine encephalitis virus (EEE), commonly called Triple E or, sleeping sickness. Eastern equine encephalitis virus (EEEV) is transmitted to humans by the bite of an infected mosquito. No human vaccine against EEEV infection or specific antiviral treatment for clinical EEEV infections is available.
The statistics are calculated extrapolations of various prevalence or incidence rates against the populations of Australia, Population Estimate.The word 'prevalence' of Eastern equine encephalitis usually means the estimated population of people who are managing Eastern equine encephalitis at any given time.
Patients with suspected EEE should be evaluated by a healthcare provider, appropriate serologic and other diagnostic tests ordered, and supportive treatment provided.