Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Ontario H1N1 Variant Influenza First Human Case

First pig-to-human transmission of H1N1 is confirmed
September 26, 2012
Ontario has identified its first case of a human contracting the H1N1 virus from a pig.

The province's chief medical officer confirmed the case to the Toronto Star, but declined to say where the person lives.

The adult male is reportedly in critical but stable condition in an Ontario hospital. H1N1 is a variant influenza virus.

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