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  • Egypt - Study Points to Western Amiriya Alexandria as 1st in Suspected Human H5N1 Cases - an area with many poultry farms

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    The study pointed out that the area of the western Amiriya Alexandria ranked first in cases of suspected infection and ratio in males * ‬ 34 *. ‬ 6% * ‬ and female * ‬ 45 *. ‬ 5% * ‬ and neighborhood Ameriyah was supported by the largest number of poultry farms by * ‬ 67 *. ‬ 3% * ‬ followed by East District * ‬ 8 *. ‬ 5%, * ‬ The study confirmed that the foci of the disease in Amiriya came first at the county level by * ‬ 73 *. ‬ 7% *.


    http://www.alwafd.org/details.aspx?nid=47730

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    Re: Egypt - Study Points to Western Amiriya Alexandria as 1st in Suspected Human H5N1 Cases - an area with many poultry farms

    the area is part of the Alexandria governorate and the total number of suspect cases since 2006 are currently 927.

    this number was only increased by two suspect cases during a fifty nine day period starting from December 20th,2009 through February 13th,2010.

    based on the ministry of health report they have the fifth highest level of suspect cases reported with the lowest number of total confirmed cases from this group of five governorates listed below.


    # 22 Gharbia Governorate (Arabic: الغربية‎)
    has 1,300 reported suspect cases with 8 positives

    # 01 Cairo Governorate (Arabic: القاهرة‎)
    has 1,290 reported suspect cases with 4 positives

    # 21 Dakahlia governorate (Arabic: الدقهلية‎)
    has 1,119 reported suspect cases with 8 positives

    # 23 Kafr el-Sheikh Governorate (Arabic: كفر الشيخ‎)
    Also has 1,119 reported suspect cases with 8 positives

    # 02 Alexandria governorate (Arabic: الإسكندرية‎)
    has 927 reported suspect cases with 3 positives


    the area mentioned has around 900,000 people living there.
    this map is for Alexandria and area

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