9 new cases of West Nile virus confirmed; 2018 breaks record for human cases

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WCVB—Nine more cases of West Nile virus have been confirmed in Massachusetts, bringing the total number of human cases to 38 this year, Massachusetts Department of Public Health announced Friday.

10 new cases of West Nile virus. Ten additional patients from three Massachusetts counties have been diagnosed with West Nile virus, bringing the total in the state this year to 24, health officials report.