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Indonesia - Man, 23, confirmed H5N1 case from No. Jakarta died January 7; Five family members and five contacts tested H5N1 negative

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    Re: Indonesia - Confirmed Bird Flu Death in Jakarta; Man's younger sibling tested H5N1 negative


    Flu Burung Tak Menular Antarmanusia - Jumat, 13 Januari 2012 09:53 WIB

    Google translation:

    Bird Flu Not Transmitted human - Friday, January 13, 2012 9:53 pm
    Journalists report, Danang Setiaji

    TRIBUNNEWS.COM, JAKARTA - Jakarta Health Agency once again confirmed that bird flu is not transmitted from human beings. This is confirmed related death of a citizen, Puguh Dwi Yanto because of bird flu.

    According to the Chief Medical Officer of DKI Emmawati Dien, the results of tests on Puguh nephew namely ASR (5), Puguh contracting the bird flu virus from bird pigeon. ASR previously suffered from a fever, are now allowed to go home because of the results of laboratory tests three times, negative.

    "I confirmed the Agency for Health Research and Development, and correct me if Puguh died of bird flu. Transmission for making contact with the bird pigeon," said Dien, Friday (13/01/2012).

    He said the family had also Puguh checkup. Of the five members of the family Puguh examined, the results were all negative bird flu. "Five friends Puguh also examined and the results were negative. So the transmission of bird flu virus not from person to person," he said.

    Deen added, currently it has provided as many as 50 thousand tamiflu tablets in anticipation of someone contracting the bird flu virus. Three pigeons with pigeons Puguh a companion, had also been destroyed by fire.