Labs unable to determine if sick St. Mary’s kids had Enterovirus EV-D68

September 11, 2014 3:16 PM

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Labs unable to determine if sick St. Mary’s kids had Enterovirus EV-D68

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — The test results are in, but questions still remain after a dozen children were treated at St. Mary’s Hospital for acute respiratory illness. The children were tested to determine if they had Enterovirus EV-D68.

“As of 8 a.m. Thursday the Commonwealth is still not able to confirm which of two respiratory viruses that have showed up positive on their screening tests for all eight of our first eight patient samples is the implicated virus in our patients. They are conducting further testing,” Bon Secours spok...

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