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Swine Influenza Infections in USA and Mexico

Posted May 08 2009 11:39pm

Human cases of swine influenza A ( H1N1 ) virus infection have been identified in the U.S. in San Diego County and Imperial County, California as well as in San Antonio, Texas. Internationally, human cases of swine influenza A (H1N1) virus infection have been identified in Mexico.

U.S. Human Cases of Swine Flu Infection, laboratory confirmed cases:

  • California 6 cases
  • Texas 2 cases

International Human Cases of Swine Flu Infection, laboratory confirmed cases:

  • Mexico 7 cases (only international human cases confirmed by CDC laboratories will be reported)

Investigations are ongoing to determine the source of the infection and whether additional people have been infected with similar swine influenza viruses.

CDC MMWR April 24th 2009

Posted in Biological agents, Infectious diseases Tagged: Influenza, Pig
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