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State briefing on enterovirus confirms no Sacramento cases; Solano child infected
Sacramento Bee

California public health officials Friday confirmed 14 cases statewide of enterovirus D68, including a child in Solano County.

Enterovirus D68, which typically causes a respiratory infection, has affected 538 people in 43 states since August, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Almost all the victims have been children.

There are no confirmed cases in Sacramento County, according to county health officials. No deaths have been reported due to EV-D68 in California.