A hospitalised Oklahoma resident died of West Nile on Thursday.
Eight Oklahomans contracted West Nile virus in 2021, and one died
The virus frequently infects without symptoms but is lethal if it reaches the brain.
- Michelle Delio
As the weather warms and more people participate in outdoor activities, epidemiologist Jolianne Stone expects more cases in Oklahoma
Regional tendencies are comparable.
With the monsoon, rain, and warm temperatures, mosquitoes might proliferate,