Enterovirus, Non-Polio

Recent News

Aug 06, 2018

News Scan for Aug 06, 2018

Saudi MERS cases
Echovirus in Europe
Variant flu in California
H5 avian flu in Asia
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

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

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

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)

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)

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

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

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)

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)

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 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)

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

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