SAN ANTONIO -- San Antonio Metropolitan Health officials are reporting a 19th case of West Nile Virus in Bexar County.
Metro Health made the announcement via Twitter Monday morning.
The 18th case was confirmed on September 13th. That case involved a 39-year-old man who is a cardiologist for the Air Force. Officials say he contracted the milder form of the virus and was treated at San Antonio Military Medical Center on an outpatient basis.
With lower temperatures, health officials expect West Nile cases to recede soon.