Infectious Diseases 2008

Infectious Diseases 2008

UK: Sixth swan tests positive for H5N1 Avian Influenza

UK 26 January, 2008 As we promissed more cases of avian influenza will be detected at Abbotsbury. It means the infected swans are still shedding and it is a case of an H5N1 active focus.
The swan was found in the same area as five previous cases.
The event began already on December 27, after all we deal with an active focus of one month at the same area.