First Enterovirus-Related Death Confirmed by Officials Is a 4-Year-Old New Jersey Boy

October 5, 2014 12:01 PM

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Respiratory illnesses caused by an Enterovirus sent hundreds of children to hospitals throughout the North America, health officials said. The first death caused by the virus was confirmed on Oct. 4, 2014. (Credit: CDC)

Eli — a sweet, active, blonde-haired preschooler — had gone to sleep feeling fine, perhaps dreaming of playing with his sisters or having a fun day at school.

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