Hepatitis Outbreak in Children: What to Know

Hepatitis Outbreak in Kids: What to Know

May 3, 2022 — The worldwide outbreak of acute hepatitis in children totals nearly 200 cases in 16 countries.The World Health Organization (WHO) has identified more than 20 severe cases in the United States, specifically in Alabama, Delaware, Illinois, New York, and North Carolina. In Wisconsin, one infant died of the disease. Of the worldwide…