Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Egypt: Menofia #H5N1 #Birdflu in Poultry

I'm not quite sure what is going on in Menofia Gov. in Egypt. Two previous posts, in the past 2 days, brings us 4 others, one is detain in Shebin Hospital. The other posts are located here and here.

Here is one I found today. This appears to state the poultry are infected, and not humans:
Announced the province of Menoufia, the emergence of the center of a new, positive for bird flu on Tuesday in the village "Hahaa Ashmun," the home of the citizen pole Cyrene Arab, as a result of education at home, where he was taking a sample of domestic birds, and sent to central laboratories have been received as a result of the sample positive.

Said Maj. Gen. Yaseen Tahir, Secretary General of the province of Menoufia, that the focus has been detected by field tests conducted by the Directorate and found to be domestic breeding, have been culled infected birds and vaccinated birds nearby to prevent the spread of the disease.

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