TITLE

Update: Novel Influenza A (H1N1) Virus Infection -- Mexico, March-May, 2009

AUTHOR(S)
Cordova, J. A.; Hernandez, M.; Lopez-Gatell, H.; Bojorquez, I.; Palacios, E.; Rodriguez, G.; De la Rosa, B.; Ocampo, R.; Alpuche, C.; Flores, R.; Hernandez, J. E.; Tustin, J.; Watkins, K.; Stuart, T. L.; Kuschak, T.; Ströher, U.; Soule, G.; Balcewich, B.; Azziz-Baumgartner, E.; Lafond, K.
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;6/5/2009, Vol. 58 Issue 21, p585
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a report on the novel influenza A (H1N1) virus infection in Mexico from March through May 2009. National monitoring showed that a total of 41,998 persons were afflicted with acute respiratory disease, 5,337 of whom were tested positive with the virus infection. As of May 29, 97 patients had died and based on epidemiological data gathered, the outbreak may reportedly have reached summit in late April even as cases in specific areas were still noted.
ACCESSION #
41775163

 

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