Eleventh child dies as New Jersey officials struggle to contain adenovirus outbreak | Daily Mail Online

New Jersey officials announced on Friday that an 11th child has died and another 23 children have become stricken with adenovirus at a New Jersey center for severely disabled children. State officials have been forced to admit they are struggling to contain the outbreak at Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, and Pediatric Center, in Haskell, New Jersey.Dr. Shereef Elnahal, commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Health, told CNN on Friday that the inability to separate those who are sick from those without symptoms has led to the outbreak. ‘Up until this week, it has not been possible to completely separate those patients,’ Elnahal said.

Source: Eleventh child dies as New Jersey officials struggle to contain adenovirus outbreak | Daily Mail Online

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