Enterovirus, Non-Polio

Recent News

Jan 18, 2018

New analysis strengthens link between EV-D68, poliolike complications

A 20-study meta-analysis finds good evidence of an association between the virus and acute flaccid myelitis.

Jul 19, 2017

News Scan for Jul 19, 2017

Lab-linked Salmonella
Ebola persistence
Polio in Syria
Sri Lanka dengue battle
Measles and travel
Acute flaccid myelitis
Mar 28, 2017
Lab pipetting

CDC updates flaccid myelitis testing, expands search for clues

Last year saw a surge of 136 AFM cases in 37 states.

Nov 02, 2016
Hospitalized girl

CDC probes rise in AFM cases as Washington reports cluster

A recent surge may be linked to a cluster of suspected cases in Washington state.

Oct 04, 2016

News Scan for Oct 04, 2016

Salmonella in eggs
AFM in the US
Tick-borne thrombocytopenia
Jul 14, 2016

News Scan for Jul 14, 2016

Saudi MERS case
Southern Hemisphere flu rise
Resistant fungal infections
HAIs: Melioidosis, mycobacteria
EV-D68 and flaccid myelitis
Jun 20, 2016

News Scan for Jun 20, 2016

DRC yellow fever
US plague, tularemia cases
Anthrax vaccine
Acute flaccid myelitis
Jun 16, 2016

News Scan for Jun 16, 2016

Spanish EV-A71 outbreak
India polio vaccination
Experimental malaria drug
Jan 29, 2016

News Scan for Jan 29, 2016

MERS vaccine to be tested
GBS and AFP in Wales
TB risk in aircraft
Polio cases in Laos
Jul 23, 2015

News Scan for Jul 23, 2015

MERS in Saudi Arabia
H5N2 vaccine in chickens
Experimental Marburg drug
Klebsiella in retail meat
Epidemic threat poll
EV-D68 rapid test

Resources & Literature

Recent Literature

Biggs HM, McNeal M, Nix WA, et al. Enterovirus D68 infection among children with medically attended acute respiratory illness, Cincinnati, Ohio, July-October, 2014. Clin Infect Dis (published online Apr 4)

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

Chong PF, Kira R, Mori H, et al. Clinical features of acute flaccid myelitis temporally associated with an enterovirus D68 outbreak: results of a nationwide survey of acute flaccid paralysis in Japan, August–December 2015. Clin Infect Dis 2017 (published online Oct 6)

Crabol Y, Pean P, Mey C, et al. A prospective, comparative study of severe neurological and uncomplicated hand, foot and mouth forms of paediatric enterovirus 71 infections. Int J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Apr 21)

Dumaidi K, Al-Jawabreh A. Molecular detection and genotyping of enteroviruses from CSF samples of patients and suspected sepsis-like illness and/or aseptic meningitis from 2012 to 2015 in West Bank, Palestine. PLoS One 2017 Feb 22;12(2):e0172357

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

Faleye TOC, Adewumi MO, Japhet MO, et al. Non-polio enteroviruses in faeces of children diagnosed with acute flaccid paralysis in Nigeria. Virol J 2017 Sep 12;14:175

Harvala H, Jasir A, Penttinen P, et al. Surveillance and laboratory detection for non-polio enteroviruses in the European Union/European Economic Area, 2016. Euro Surveill 2017 Nov 9;22(45):pii=16-00807

Hellferscee O, Treurnicht FK, Tempia S, et al.Enterovirus D68 and other enterovirus serotypes identified in South African patients with severe acute respiratory illness, 2009-2011. Influenza Other Respir Viruses 2017 (published online Jan 25)

Iverson SA, Ostdiek S, Prasai S, et al. Cluster of acute flaccid myelitis in five pediatric patients — Maricopa County, Arizona, 2016. (Notes from the field) MMWR 2017 Jul 2;66(28):758-60

Kaida A, Iritani N, Yamamoto SP, et al. Distinct genetic clades of enterovirus D68 detected in 2010, 2013, and 2015 in Osaka City, Japan. PLoS One 2017 Sep 13;12(9):e0184335

Midgley SE, Nielsen AG, Trebbien R, et al. Co-circulation of multiple subtypes of enterovirus A71 (EV- A71) genotype C, including novel recombinants characterised by use of whole genome sequencing (WGS), Denmark 2016. Euro Surveill 2017 Jun 29;22(26):pii=30565

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)

Thao NTT, Donato C, Trang VTH, et al. Evolution and spatio-temporal dynamics of enterovirus A71 subgenogroups in Vietnam. J Infect Dis 2017 (published online Sep 23)

Wang W, Song J, Wang J, et al. Cost-effectiveness of a national enterovirus 71 vaccination program in China. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 Sep 11;11(9):e0005899

Yang SD, Li PQ, Li YM, et al. Clinical manifestations of severe enterovirus 71 infection and early assessment in a southern China population. BMC Infect Dis 2017 (published online Feb 17)

Yang T, Li H, Yue L, et al. A comparative study of multiple clinical enterovirus 71 isolates and evaluation of cross protection of inactivated vaccine strain F-23 K-B in vitro. Virol J 2017 Oct 26;14:206

Yee PTI, Poh CL. Impact of genetic changes, pathogenicity and antigenicity on enterovirus-A71 vaccine development. Virology 2017 (published online Apr 4)

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