Six Cases of Viral Meningitis Reported in Washington County

Six Cases of Viral Meningitis Reported in Washington County

Save Story
Leer en español

Estimated read time: Less than a minute

This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) -- Six cases of viral meningitis have been reported in Washington County in recent weeks.

Southwest Utah Public Health Department officials say the reports do not indicate an outbreak status.

But they say testing is crucial to differentiate meningitis from West Nile Virus because some of the symptoms are similar.

(Copyright 2005 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Most recent Utah stories

Related topics



Get informative articles and interesting stories delivered to your inbox weekly. Subscribe to the Trending 5.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast