Monday, 2/2/2009, 17:11 GMT +7
This morning, 2-2, Deputy Director of the Department of Health TPHCM Le Truong Giang, said, in Thu Duc District has just discovered the 2 (1 adult and 1 child) in the same family have symptoms of fever, pneumonia, have factors related to poultry died of influenza A H5N1 infection.
However, after conducting disease subject samples tested in BV TPHCM tropical disease, negative results for avian influenza. In addition, in the last Tet, Pasteur Institute of Ho Chi Minh City has just received 2 more pieces of infected patients products HPAI in Tay Ninh province and Vinh Vong. This morning, the patient's 2 patients are negative for H5N1 virus.
According TS.BS Le Truong Giang, in the now, the risk of flu occurred in poultry is very high due to the situation of trade of poultry and poultry products not to carry through the spread in the province city not including the weather favorable for development and virus spread, so people need to alert.