Enterovirus Infection with Severe Complications in Taiwan - Week 43

During Week 43 (October 22nd to 28th) in 2017, no new severe case of enterovirus infection was confirmed (Figure 1).There have been ten enterovirus infection cases with severe complications (EVSC) in 2017, including one death due to Coxsackie B3 infection. The majority of cases were aged 0-1 (Table 1). The cases were caused by Coxsackie A2, Coxsackie A6, Coxsackie B3, ECHO 5, EV71, and EVD68. Figure 2 shows the geographical distribution of these cases according to their residence.

PublishTime 2017/10/31