Child hepatitis cases up to almost 200, say public health officials
Almost 200 cases of sudden onset hepatitis in children have now been identified in the UK, up by 34 since the beginning of the month.
As of 16 May, 197 cases have been identified, with 11 needing a liver transplant, according to an update by the UK Health Security Agency on Friday.
Ah, et grosse découverte : c’est pas à cause des chiens (mais c’était bien tenté) :
It added: “Following further investigation, there is no evidence linking dog ownership and cases of hepatitis in children.”