Infectious Diseases 2007

Infectious Diseases 2007

Avian influenza returns to Thailand

Thailand 15 January, 2007 Avian influenza H5N1 returns to Thailand and killed ducks in a northern Thai province, the first outbreak reported in more than five months.
Thailand's Agricultural Ministry said 2,100 ducks were culled to contain an outbreak in Phitsanulok province (Northern Thailand ), about 377 kilometers (234 miles) north of Bangkok.