GCHD Confirms Sixth Case of West Nile Virus of 2016

Post Date:11/09/2016 5:00 PM

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The Galveston County Health District has confirmed the county’s sixth human case of West Nile virus (WNV) of the year.

WNV is not a new threat and seasonal human cases are not uncommon. 

The patient is a male between the ages of 70 and 79 who lives in the west side of the county. 

For more information, visit our West Nile Virus webpage at www.gchd.org/westnile.

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