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First case of West Nile virus in NJ confirmed in Gloucester County by Department of Health

Last year, there were 12 confirmed cases of

Last year, there were 12 confirmed cases of the West Nile virus in New Jersey, including two fatalities. (August 11, 2014 11:01 AM)

The state Department of Health has confirmed New Jersey's first case of the West Nile virus in Gloucester County.

The 49-year-old patient first began experiencing symptoms in mid-July, and was treated before returning home to recover.

Symptoms of the virus include fever, headache, joint and muscle pain and nausea.

Last year, there were 12 confirmed cases of the West Nile virus...

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