Doctor, Oklahoma Health Department warn of West Nile spike

State numbers show 14 confirmed West Nile cases; doctor reports many more.

FROM STAFF REPORTS Published: August 4, 2012

State health officials on Friday said they expect to see a spike in cases of the West Nile virus, while one doctor said the uptick in cases at local hospitals is reminiscent of 2007, when the virus was at its worst in Oklahoma.

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