Enterovirus D68 Causing Severe Respiratory Illnesses in Central Ohio

September 24, 2014 9:16 PM

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ATLANTA (CDC/Sean Rowe) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed the Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) in suspected cases in central Ohio.

The test results followed an increase in emergency department and urgent care visits and hospitalizations in children with severe respiratory illnesses at local hospitals.

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