Infectious Diseases 2007

Infectious Diseases 2007

Vietnam: a fresh wave of poultry outbreaks across Asia

15 January, 2007

Avian influenza spread to a seventh Vietnamese province in a fresh wave of poultry outbreaks across Asia.
66 ducks died at a farm in Soc Trang province over the weekend, and tests confirmed they were infected with the H5N1 virus. The affected provinces are: Ca Mau, Bac Lieu, Hau Giang, Kien Giang, Vinh Long, Tra Vinh and Soc Trang.