Despite the positive blood donations, Dr. Clayton says there have been no reported human cases of West Nile Virus in South Dakota yet this summer.
An Ohio Department of Health spokesman said it's up to the Youngstown City Health District to determine the next steps for responding to a mosquito carrying the West Nile virus found on the East Side.
The health department said fewer than one percent of individuals exposed to the virus will develop more severe infections, with symptoms such as headache, high fever, neck stiffness, stupor, disorientation, coma, tremors, convulsions, muscle weakness, and paralysis.
- Mosquitos collected Tuesday by the St. Charles County Division of Environmental Health and Protection have tested positive for the West Nile Virus.
The best way to prevent West Nile virus is to avoid mosquito bites and follow the four "Ds" of defense.
"We are now following the CDC Expanded Transmission Protocol measures for West Nile virus ...", Boudreaux said in a press release Monday. Less than 1% of infected people develop a serious neurologic illness, such as encephalitis or meningitis (inflammation of the brain or surrounding tissues).
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The one fact that contradicts that is the lack of human cases so far this season. Additionally, they should remove or treat areas where water settles for several days, and keep gutters and yards free of debris where mosquitoes may collect.
The usual symptoms people may experience include headaches, skin rash, or body aches, Wadley said.
VALDOSTA, Ga. (WTXL) - The Georgia Department of Public Health says more than 20 mosquitoes have tested positive for West Nile Virus in Lowndes County. Larvicide can help reduce mosquito populations in areas where standing water cannot be eliminated through traditional drainage methods.
Use insect repellent containing DEET, Picaridin, IR3535, or PMD.
Health officials say that most people infected by the virus will show no symptoms.