Additional children in NC test positive for enterovirus D68

October 7, 2014 6:48 PM

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Additional children in NC test positive for enterovirus D68

RALEIGH, N.C. — State health officials today confirmed the presence of three additional cases of enterovirus D68, or EV-D68, in North Carolina, totaling nine since Sept. 22.

Officials from the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services said the three specimens that tested positive for EV-D68 were obtained from children ages 10 and under with respiratory illnesses. All nine cases of EV-D68, which has been causing severe respiratory illness across the country, have been...

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