KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV/AP) - Kansas City health authorities in Missouri and Kansas are investigating infections among 14 infants with a virus that can cause meningitis and other inflammation.
Shawnee Mission Medical Center health officials told KCTV5 News that there is no link to just one hospital in the metro.
But so far the infected babies born at metro hospitals have the rare and life-threatening virus. The infections have been caused by HPeV3, one of a group of viruses called human parechoviruses.
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