A new polio-like illness has spread across 22 states so far this year, impacting children nationwide. The CDC's surveillance shows an increase in AFM cases beginning this August, as well.
Officials with the Oklahoma State Department of Health say that a case from the summer has now been classified as AFM. The condition affects the nervous system and has polio-like symptoms. In 2018, the federal health watchdog confirmed 62 instances of the disease - which causes limb weakness and can paralyse sufferers.
A risky and rare disease that's similar to the polio virus is on the rise in the USA, and it has health officials baffled.
While officials aren't clear of the exact cause, they say it can occur as a result of a variety of viral illnesses including the polio virus, enteroviruses, West Nile virus and adenoviruses.
The cause of the disorder has not yet been identified. CDC has tested every stool specimen from every AFM patient.
WATCH: Six children from Minnesota have been diagnosed with a rare condition that causes weakness or even paralysis in the arms and legs. However, none of the US patients tested positive for polio, and, according to Dr. Messonnier, none of this year's cases have been linked to West Nile virus. "But the appearance of the AFM symptoms is actually very rare".
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But the data reported Tuesday represents "a substantially larger number than in previous months this year", Messonnier said. Messonnier said the CDC has definitively ruled out polio - which causes a similar set of symptoms - as the cause.
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