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We May Finally Know The Cause of Polio-Like Illness Paralysing Children Around The World

For decades, cases were rare. A virus called enterovirus D68 (EV-D68) popped up only sporadically, causing mild respiratory symptoms, and was identified less than 700 times in total. Then, in 2014, something changed.

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