Docs puzzled over enterovirus testing

September 10, 2014 12:08 AM

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Docs puzzled over enterovirus testing

Hundreds have been hospitalized by a respiratory illness known as enterovirus 68. At least one local doctor thinks there may be cases in North Texas, but little is known about testing for the virus.

"I had a teenager that came in and had gone to Colorado, and came back with symptoms that were suggestive of the enterovirus 68 that I had seen on TV," said Dr. Cheryl Cowan of Richardson.

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