Health officials looking for link between respiratory infection outbreak, paralysis-like symptoms in children

September 30, 2014 11:59 PM

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Health officials looking for link between respiratory infection outbreak, paralysis-like symptoms in children

Federal health officials are investigating illnesses with paralysis-like symptoms among children in Missouri, Colorado and Virginia that may be related to the outbreak of severe respiratory infections that has swept the nation.

Three cases of the neurologic illnesses have been reported by Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, 10 by Children’s Hospital Colorado in the Denver area and one by the Virginia Department of Health in the northern part of the state.

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