Jon Aquino, a father of two from New Jersey, also developed sepsis and suffered from liver and kidney failure.
Medical staff diagnosed the woman with bacterial meningitis caused by the bacteria pasteurella multocida.
At the moment, there are no antiviral drugs that can treat or prevent rhinoviruses and enteroviruses.
"I could have lost a finger or hand, or the way the doctor described it, even worse," fisherman Colby Milward said.
Joy turned to disaster for the Partridge family.
Kendra Jackson lost half a pint of brain fluid from her nose every day because of a cerebrospinal fluid leak