Infectious Diseases 2007

Infectious Diseases 2007

An Indonesian woman was in critical condition after being hospitalized with avian influenza

Indonesia 8 January, 2007 It was unclear how she contracted the virus. The 37-year-old (Ria) from Tangerang, Banten Province, is the second person to be sickened by the disease in less than a week. She developed symptoms on 1 January 2007 and was hospitalized on 6 January 2007.
The other was a 14-year-old boy, Kandun said, adding that both are from the industrial city of Tangerang on the western outskirts of the capital, Jakarta, and are being treated at the Persahabatan hospital.