Enteroviruses

Enteroviruses are a group of viruses that cause a number of infectious illnesses which are usually mild. However if they infect the central nervous system, they can cause serious illness. The two most common ones are echovirus and coxsackievirus, but there are several others. Enteroviruses also cause polio and hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD).

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Latest outputs

Peer-Reviewed Publication

Circulation of non-polio enteroviruses in 24 EU and EEA countries between 2015 and 2017: a retrospective surveillance study

Dec 2019

News

Epidemiological update - Increase in Echovirus 30 detections in Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway and Sweden, June to July 2018

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Publication

Communicable disease threats report, 29 July-4 August 2018, week 31

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News

Epidemiological update - Increase in Echovirus 30 detections in Denmark, the Netherlands, Norway and Sweden, July 2018

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Peer-Reviewed Publication

Upsurge in echovirus 30 detections in five EU/EEA countries, April to September, 2018

Jan 2018

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