Oishei Children’s Hospital sees spike in RSV cases

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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Oishei Children’s Hospital is one of many children’s hospitals in the nation seeing a high volume of Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)  in infants and young children, the hospital announced Monday.

RSV is a common and very contagious virus that affects a child’s respiratory tract.

For a small percentage of children infected with the virus, RSV can lead to serious problems including pneumonia or bronchitis.

For more information about RSV, click here.

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