DPH Confirms Four Enterovirus Cases in California
On Thursday, the California Department of Public Health announced that four children in the state have contracted enterovirus D68. The children involved -- including three in San Diego County and one in Ventura -- all have received treatment for the respiratory virus and been discharged from the hospital.
- "State Health Officials Say Enterovirus Now Sickening Children in California" (Aliferis, "State of Health," KQED, 9/18).
- "Respiratory Virus EV-D68 Cases Found in 4 Southern California Children" (Brown, Los Angeles Times, 9/18).
- "Rare Respiratory Virus Confirmed in California" (Fisher, Orange County Register, 9/19).