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Mexico: death for influenza H1N1 in Ensenada

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  • Mexico: death for influenza H1N1 in Ensenada

    ENSENADA. - Representatives of the sector health in Cove, confirmed a death for influenza H1N1; it is a question of a 58-year-old woman of age who died last February 17 in the General Hospital.

    The coordinating one of Epidemiologic surveillance, Armida Garc?a Salas informed that the woman entered on February 15 to the area of urgencies with a severe picture that was complicated because he was enduring Diabetes Mellitus, Hypertension, obesity and breast cancer.

    Also, it notified that there are two cases more confirmed that are in treatment in the General Hospital; from last October until the date 14 cases have appeared.

    ? The patients have risk factors that they contribute that the picture is severe, 36 % of the cases presents Diabetes Mellitus, Hypertension and other sufferings, also 69 % has no vaccination ?, he said.

    Finally, it exhorted the population to continue in general the recommendations of the sector health, since it is to wash his/her/its hands frequently and principally to be covered on having sneezed.