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  • Egypt - MoH confirms 5 bird flu H5N1 cases, including 1 death - 1 case previously known - January 28, 2015

    High mortality bird flu in Egypt for 84 people

    Wednesday, January 28, 2015 0:55

    The Ministry of Health, and the death of a woman died of bird flu, which is the tenth case of death of the disease that is Aalannha since the beginning of this year.
    In a statement, released on Tuesday, the Health Ministry said that there are new deaths confirmed infected with bird flu, which is the case for the old lady 31 years old, from Giza province, west of Cairo, without further details.

    The rise of victims of the disease in Egypt, the new situation, to 84 deaths in the country since its inception in 2006, according to data from the Ministry of Health.

    According to Ministry of Health, on Tuesday, that the two had been struck with the disease, namely the case of a woman, aged 34, from the eastern province, the Nile Delta, under treatment, and the status of the child at the age of 4 years, from the Cairo governorate, and is still undergoing treatment.

    The ministry revealed out and heal two new confirmed bird flu, namely the case of a girl at the age of six years, from the Cairo governorate, and another case of a girl at the age of 20 years from Cairo Governorate.

    Bird flu is a contagious viral disease of birds, especially aquatic wildlife such as ducks and geese, and is transmitted between infected birds, with infected birds transporting the virus of the disease to humans through contact with feces and coming into contact with, but did not prove that the virus of human go to human until today.

    http://www.masralarabia.com/%D8%A7%D...B5%D9%8B%D8%A7



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    I have a documented case of a 20 year old from Cairo:

    7) Egypt - Female, 20, in "medium" condition - Cairo


    So this media report appears to be 4 previously unannounced cases.

    https://flutrackers.com/forum/forum/...man-cases-list

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    Originally posted by sharon sanders View Post

    [FONT=inherit]According to [B]Ministry of Health, on Tuesday, that the two had been struck with the disease, namely the case of a woman, aged 34, from the eastern province, the Nile Delta, under treatment,
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    The emergence of the second incidence of b «bird flu» Sharqia .. and suspicion in 51

    1 hour ago |
    Dr. Adel Adawi, Minister of Health conference to announce the treatment C virus

    Dr. Khaled Fawzi, director general of the Preventive Medicine Department of Health Sharqia, on Wednesday, said that there is a new case had been diagnosed with «bird flu».


    The «Fawzi», in a press statement, that the case of infected woman, aged 34 years, and a resident of Minya wheat Center, stressing that samples have been taken and sent to a central laboratory, which confirmed the positive injury.


    He explained that the state of the disease is the second government, was suspected in 51 other case of disease since the beginning of the year, and so far, calling for the people of the Eastern province to exercise caution when mixing especially the elderly, pregnant women and children, birds, «In the case of the onset of symptoms, go to the nearest hospital, to get the drug (Tamiflu), available to all central public hospitals and health units »


    http://www.almasryalyoum.com/news/details/643729

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      Health: Results of the analyzes of the central laboratory confirms positive H5N1 virus-injury cases
      The Ministry of Health and Population for exit and healing new confirmed cases of bird flu, namely: - - the case of a girl at the age of 6 years, the Cairo governorate, and

      the case of a girl at the age of 20 years from the Cairo governorate also. It also announces the injury two new confirmed bird flu, namely: - -

      the case of a woman, aged 34, from the eastern province, are still under treatment in hospital issued Zagazig. - the second case of a

      child at the age of 4 years, from the Cairo governorate, and is still under treatment Hospital Tamiflu drug.

      The Ministry of Health announces the death of a new confirmed case of bird flu, a condition for the old lady 31 years old, from Giza governorate.

      So calls on the Ministry of Health and Population citizens who deal with poultry immediately go to the nearest hospital for medical service in the case of the emergence of symptoms of influenza them Since receiving the injured bird flu drug Tamiflu within the first 24 hours of the onset of symptoms increases the cure rates of disease and reduces mortality and advises the Ministry of Health of citizens who deal with poultry exercise caution and prudence when dealing with birds, especially that shows symptoms of sick and need to take preventive measures to prevent the occurrence of infections such as covering the mouth and nose when dealing with poultry, wash your hands with soap and water after handling birds and not to take children to places of birds breeding or slaughter, as well as the need to separate the birds from the living quarters. Source: Media Center


      http://www.mohp.gov.eg/News_webpart/...s3.aspx?ID=663

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