64 influenza A/H1N1 cases confirmed in Myanmar

YANGON. November 7. KAZINFORM A total of 64 new influenza A/H1N1 cases have so far been confirmed in Myanmar since the outbreak of the disease in the world in April this year, according to the Health Department Saturday, Kazinform refers to Xinhua.

Of the total, 62 patients have been discharged from the hospitals after recovering from the illness, the sources said, adding that the two remaining patients are under special medical treatment at hospital with their conditions improving.

    There is no flu-related death cases reported in the country.

    The authorities continue to take preventive measures against the possible spread of the global human flu pandemic, advising all private clinics in the country to report or transfer all flu-suspected patients, who returned from abroad, to local state-run hospitals or health departments for increased surveillance, Kazinform cites Xinhua. See www.chinaview.cn for full version.

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