Dozens of Emory University in Atlanta students have been confirmed positive for the gastrointestinal bug, norovirus, according to a Channel 2 Action News report Monday.
Laboratory confirmation was made by the Georgia Public Health Laboratory.
As of Friday, 89 students had sought care for gastroenteritis at Student Health and Counseling Services or the Emory University Hospital Emergency Department since the early morning hours of Nov. 12. Over the weekend, a dozen additional cases were recorded, bringing the total to 101 cases.
It is not clear what the source of the outbreak is and the investigation is ongoing.