Hawaii among 11 states yet to confirm case of polio-like illness AFM

Through Friday, 193 cases of acute flaccid myelitis, or AFM, have been confirmed in 39 states, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported this Monday. On Dec. 10, the CDC reported 158 cases had been confirmed in 36 states. (CDC/Special to West Hawaii Today)

KAILUA-KONA — Hawaii remains among 11 states in the nation yet to confirm a case of acute flaccid myelitis.