Infectious Diseases 2006

Infectious Diseases 2006

Indonesia: Indonesian patient with avian influenza dies

28 September, 2006

The Ministry of Health in Indonesia has confirmed the country’s 52nd death from H5N1 avian influenza. The 20-year-old man, whose infection was announced on 27 September, died early in the morning of 28 September.
Of the 68 cases confirmed to date in Indonesia, 52 have been fatal.