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Over Shadowed by H1N1 But Just as Deadly

AMARILLO, TEXAS - While most are focused on H1N1 another potentially deadly virus just reached epidemic level in Texas.

Doctors say that the respiratory virus RSV makes it's way through our area every year -- but they're worried this time will be worse because everyone is so distracted.

And children that have previous underlying illnesses are also more at risk. In total about two percent of kids will end-up hospitalized because of RSV.

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