Enterovirus, Non-Polio

Recent News

Nov 20, 2018
Concern over MRI results

CDC creates AFM task force as confirmed cases rise to 109

CDC director promises "full capacity" of science to address the paralyzing condition.

Nov 13, 2018
Child getting MRI

AFM count tops 250 as CDC struggles to find cause

"We're trying to figure out what the triggers are of what causes someone to get AFM," a CDC official says.

Nov 13, 2018

News Scan for Nov 13, 2018

New MERS case
AFM in Scottish kids
Health departments against antimicrobial resistance
Oseltamivir and psychiatric events
Nov 05, 2018

News Scan for Nov 05, 2018

More acute flaccid myelitis cases
Updated pandemic flu vaccine allocation guidance
Avian flu outbreaks
Oct 31, 2018

News Scan for Oct 31, 2018

Saudi MERS cases
Congenital Zika
Flu rise in Asia, elsewhere
Enterovirus blood testing
Oct 30, 2018

News Scan for Oct 30, 2018

Acute flaccid myelitis cases
Zika in monkeys
Evidence of MERS in camel workers
Bipartisan public health support
Oct 22, 2018

News Scan for Oct 22, 2018

More US polio-like cases
Saudi MERS case
Cucumber-linked Salmonella
Oct 16, 2018
Sick girl hugging mom in hospital

CDC, partners probe 127 polio-like cases in 22 states

So far 62 acute flaccid myelitis cases—marked by sudden limb weakness—have been confirmed.

Oct 11, 2018

News Scan for Oct 11, 2018

Polio-like illness in 5 states
MERS in Saudi Arabia
Carbapenem-resistant Pseudomonas
Oct 10, 2018

News Scan for Oct 10, 2018

More polio-like illnesses
Technology against public health threats
Lyme disease in Ontario

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

B'Krong NTTC, Minh NNQ, Qui PT, et al. Enterovirus serotypes in patients with central nervous system and respiratory infections in Viet Nam 1997-2010. Virol J 2018 Apr 12;15:69

Brown DM, Hixon AM, Oldfield LM, et al. Contemporary circulating enterovirus D68 strains have acquired the capacity for viral entry and replication in human neuronal cells. mBio 2018 (published online Oct 16)

Cabrerizo M, Garcia-Iniguez JP, Munell F, et al. First cases of severe flaccid paralysis associated with enterovirus D68 infection in Spain, 2015-2016. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2017 Dec;36(12):1214-6

Chen P, Lin X, Liu G, et al. Analysis of enterovirus types in patients with symptoms of aseptic meningitis in 2014 in Shandong, China. Virology 2018 March;516:196-201

Dyda A, Stelzer-Braid S, Adam D, et al. The association between acute flaccid myelitis (AFM) and Enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) — ­what is the evidence for causation? Euro Surveill 2018 Jan 18;23(3):pii=17-00310

Fernandez-Garcia MD, Volle R, Joffret ML, et al. Genetic characterization of enterovirus A71 circulating in Africa. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online Mar 1)

Kramer R, Sabatier M, Wirth T, et al. Molecular diversity and biennial circulation of enterovirus D68: a systematic screening study in Lyon, France, 2010 to 2016. Euro Surveill 2018 Sep 13;23(37):pii=1700711

Lafolie J, Labbe A, L'Honneur AS, et al. Assessment of blood enterovirus PCR testing in paediatric populations with fever without source, sepsis-like disease, or suspected meningitis: a prospective, multicentre, observational cohort study. Lancet  Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 30)

Lerdsamran H, Prasertsopon J, Mungaomklang A, et al. Seroprevalence of antibodies to enterovirus 71 and coxsackievirus A16 among people of various age groups in the northeast province of Thailand. Virol J 2018 Oct 16;15:158

Li T, Wang H, Lu Y, et al. Willingness and influential factors of parents to vaccinate their children with novel inactivated enterovirus 71 vaccines in Guangzhou, China. Vaccine 2018 Jun 18;36(26):3772-8

Li Y, Chang Z, Wu P, et al. Emerging enteroviruses causing hand, foot and mouth disease, China, 2010-2016. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online Aug 28)

Messacar K, Burakoff A, Nix WA, et al. Enterovirus A71 neurologic disease in children — Colorado, 2018. (Notes from the field) MMWR 2018 Sep 14;67(36):1017-8


Pons-Salort M, Oberste MS, Pallansch MA, et al. The seasonality of nonpolio enteroviruses in the United States: patterns and drivers. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 2018 (published online Mar 5)

Prill MM, Dahl R, Midgley CM, et al. Severe respiratory illness associated with rhinovirus during the EV-D68 outbreak in the  United States, August – November, 2014. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Nov 23)

Puenpa J, Auphimai C, Korkong S, et al. Enterovirus A71 infection, Thailand, 2017. (Letter) Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online Jun 4)

Savage TJ, Kuypers J, Chu HY, et al. Enterovirus D-68 in children presenting for acute care in the hospital setting. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Mar 2)

Savage TJ, Kuypers J, Chu HY, et al. Enterovirus D-68 in children presenting for acute care in the hospital setting. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2018 (published online Mar 23)

Srinivasan M, Niesen A, Storch G. Enterovirus D68 Surveillance, St. Louis, Missouri, USA, 2016. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 Nov;24(11)

Srinivasan M, Niesen A, Storch GA. Enterovirus D68 surveillance, St. Louis, Missouri, USA, 2016. Emerg Infect Dis 2018 (published online Oct 17)

Tiwari S, Dhole TN. Assessment of enteroviruses from sewage water and clinical samples during eradication phase of polio in North India. Virol J 2018 Oct 16;15:157

Weng KP, Chen-Chung Wie J, Hung YM, et al. Enterovirus infection and subsequent risk of Kawasaki disease: a population-based cohort study. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2018 Apr;37(4):310-5

Yang B, Lau EHY, Cowling BJ. Estimating the severity profile of enterovirus A71 infections in children: a Bayesian synthesis framework. Am J Epidemiol 2018 (published online Oct 24)

Yang SD, Li PQ, Huang YG, et al. Factors associated with fatal outcome of children with enterovirus A71 infection: a case series. Epidemiol Infect 2018 (published online Mar 12)

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