Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)

RSV is a major cause of respiratory illness in all age groups. Among infants and young children, it is the most common cause of bronchitis, croup, ear infections, and pneumonia. Since RSV is not a reportable disease in Wisconsin, the specific incidence is unknown.

General information

Respiratory syncytial virus fact sheet, P-42083

Last Revised: March 29, 2017