Infectious Diseases 2009

Infectious Diseases 2009

Vietnam: Avian influenza human case

27 February, 2009

The Ministry of Health in Viet Nam has announced the death of a previously confirmed case of H5N1 infection. The 32 year old male from Kim Son district, Ninh Binh Province died on 25 February.
Of the 109 cases confirmed to date in Viet Nam, 54 have been fatal.