Here’s what’s going around: Metro Detroit doctors seeing RSV, allergies, strep throat on the rise

RSV, allergies on the rise

Hospitals in Metro Detroit are seeing a lot of sick children with respiratory syncytial virus this week. In addition to RSV, there have been reports of upper respiratory infections and strep throat.

DETROIT – Hospitals in Metro Detroit are seeing a lot of sick children with respiratory syncytial virus this week.

In addition to RSV, there have been reports of upper respiratory infections and strep throat.

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Here’s what other viruses have been spreading across Metro Detroit:

Wayne County

  • Respiratory syncytial virus
  • Influenza
  • Upper Respiratory Viruses
  • Strep Throat
  • Asthma & COPD Flare-ups

Oakland County

  • Respiratory syncytial virus
  • Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease
  • Stomach Viruses
  • Strep Throat
  • Upper Respiratory Infections
  • Seasonal Allergies

Washtenaw County

  • Croup
  • Asthma Flare-ups
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease

Macomb County

  • Upper Respiratory Viruses
  • Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease
  • Strep Throat
  • Seasonal Allergies
  • Ear Infections

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About the Author:

Dr. McGeorge can be seen on Local 4 News helping Metro Detroiters with health concerns when he isn't helping save lives in the emergency room at Henry Ford Hospital.