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Enterovirus D68 update from BCCDCOct012014

Please note: You can find the latest information on EV-D68 on the BC Centre for Disease Control website. BCCDC’s bulletin of September 16th commented on neurologic (paralytic) features associated with two of their initial laboratory-confirmed cases of enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) in British Columbia. Neurologic symptoms  were not at that time considered a prominent feature of EV-D68,… Read more »

Enterovirus D68 – Situation UpdateSep172014

Please note: You can find the latest information on EV-D68 on the BC Centre for Disease Control website._____ The US CDC has recently reported an increase in hospitalizations among children with severe respiratory illness associated with enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) infection. Not unexpectedly, confirmed cases of EV-D68 have also been detected in Canada, including recent sporadic detections in… Read more »