The cases are linked to an unexplained version of the virus that has been reported across the globe, including in the UK. No single strain of the virus has been identified as being the cause.
[STAT] CDC investigating 109 unusual hepatitis cases in kids in outbreak .Of the 109 cases under investigation in 25 states, eight of the children needed liver transplants and five have died. ... View more
[Detroit Free Press] 2 Michigan kids suspected of having rare form of severe hepatitis ... .Two Michigan children had suspected cases of a rare, severe form of hepatitis that's now believed to have sickened at least 109 kids in the U.S.. ... View more