Wastewater Testing and Detection of Poliovirus Type 2 Genetically Linked to Virus Isolated from a Paralytic Polio Case — New York, March 9–October 11, 2022

  title={Wastewater Testing and Detection of Poliovirus Type 2 Genetically Linked to Virus Isolated from a Paralytic Polio Case — New York, March 9–October 11, 2022},
  author={A. Blythe Ryerson and Daniel Lang and Mohammed A. Alazawi and Milagros Neyra and Dustin T. Hill and Kirsten St. George and Meghan E. Fuschino and Emily C. Lutterloh and Bryon P. Backenson and Samuel J. Rulli and Patricia Schnabel Ruppert and Jacqueline Lawler and Nancy A. McGraw and Andrew Knecht and Irina Gelman and Jane R. Zucker and Enoma Omoregie and Sarah Kidd and David Sugerman and Jaume Jorba and Nancy Gerloff and Terry Fei Fan Ng and Adriana Isabel Henao L{\'o}pez and Nina B. Masters and Jessica W Leung and Cara C. Burns and Janell A. Routh and Stephanie R. Bialek and M. Steven Oberste and Eli S. Rosenberg and Bridget J. Anderson and Noelle Anderson and Jed A. Augustine and Megan Baldwin and Kelly M. Schiabor Barrett and Ursula E. Bauer and Andrew Beck and Hanen Belgasmi and Lydia J. Bennett and Achal Bhatt and Debra S. Blog and Heather Boss and Isaac Ravi Brenner and Barrett Brister and Travis Wayne Brown and Tavora Buchman and James Bullows and Kara Connelly and Blaise Cassano and Christina J. Castro and Cynthia Cirillo and George Edward Cone and Janine Cory and Amina Dasin and Adina de Coteau and Anny DeSimone and F Chauvin and Cynthia Dixey and Kathleen L. Dooling and S. Jeffery Scottsdale Doss and Christopher R. Duggar and Christopher N. Dunham and Delia E. Easton and Christina T. Egan and Brian D. Emery and Randall English and Nicola Faraci and Hannah E. Fast and G. Stephanie Feumba and Nancy L. Fischer and Stephen Flores and Ann D. Frolov and Halle Getachew and Brittany Gianetti and Alejandro Padr{\'o}n God{\'i}nez and Todd A. Gray and William R. Gregg and Christina Gulotta and Sarah T. Hamid and Tiffany Hammette and Rafael Harpaz and Liam Smith and Brianna Hanson and Elizabeth Henderson and Eugene Heslin and Alexandra Hess and Dina Hoefer and Jonathan Hoffman and Lyndsey Hoyt and Scott Hughes and Anna R. Hutcheson and Tabassum Z. Insaf and Christopher Ionta and Stacey Jeffries Miles and Anita K. Kambhampati and Haley R. Kappus-Kron and Genevieve N. Keys and Michael Kharfen and Gimin Kim and Jenna Tracy Knox and Stephanie D. Kovacs and Julie Krauchuk and Elisabeth R. Krow-Lucal and Daryl M. Lamson and Jennifer Laplante and David A. Larsen and Ruth Link-Gelles and Hongmei Liu and James Lueken and Kevin Ma and Rachel L. Marine and Karen A. Mason and James McDonald and Kathleen A. McDonough and Kevin T McKay and Eva D. McLanahan and Eric Medina and Haillie C. Meek and Gul M Mustafa and Megan D Meldrum and Elizabeth Mello and Jeffrey W Mercante and Mandar Mhatre and Susan Gilson Miller and Natalie Migliore and Neida K. Mita-Mendoza and Amruta Moghe and Nehalraza Momin and Tanner Morales and E. Joe Moran and Grace Nabakooza and Dana Neigel and Simon Ogbamikael and Jason O’Mara and Stephanie E. Ostrowski and Manisha Patel and Prabasaj Paul and Atefeh Paziraei and Georgina Peacock and Lauren Pearson and Jonathan Plitnick and Alicia Pointer and Michael D Popowich and Chitra Punjabi and Rama Ramani and Shailla J. Raymond and Lindsey Rickerman and Erik Rist and Angela Robertson and Shannon L. Rogers and Jennifer B. Rosen and Cecelia A. Sanders and Jeanne M. Santoli and Leanna Sayyad and Lynsey Schoultz and Matthew Shudt and Justin Smith and Theresa L. Smith and Maria Souto and Ashleigh Staine and Shannon K. Stokley and Hong Sun and Andrew J. Terranella and Ashley Tippins and F A Tobolowsky and Megan Wallace and Steven G. F. Wassilak and Amanda Wolfe and Eileen L Yee},
  journal={Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report},
  pages={1418 - 1424}
In July 2022, a case of paralytic poliomyelitis resulting from infection with vaccine-derived poliovirus (VDPV) type 2 (VDPV2)§ was confirmed in an unvaccinated adult resident of Rockland County, New York (1). As of August 10, 2022, poliovirus type 2 (PV2)¶ genetically linked to this VDPV2 had been detected in wastewater** in Rockland County and neighboring Orange County (1). This report describes the results of additional poliovirus testing of wastewater samples collected during March 9… 
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