Coronavirus

CDC says adenovirus may have caused Alabama outbreak of severe hepatitis in children

Adenovirus structure, computer illustration showing the surface structure of the virus’ outer protein coat (capsid). Kateryna Kon | Science Photo Library | Science Photo Library | Getty Images US health officials said adenovirus may have caused an outbreak of severe hepatitis that afflicted nine children in Alabama in February. All nine kids with severe acute …

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Kids in the US and Europe Are Coming Down With Mysterious Liver Damage

Photo: Getty (Getty Images) A string of severe hepatitis cases in children has doctors across both sides of the pond spooked. Dozens of children in the UK and Europe, as well as some in the US, have come down with symptoms of hepatitis not currently explained by known causes. Theories for the outbreak include the …

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