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Cambodia Reports 14th Human Case of Avian Influenza H5N1

by Bidita Debnath on  July 14, 2013 at 11:21 PM Bird Flu News   - G J E 4
The WHO and Cambodian authorities reveals that a three-year-old boy from Cambodia has been confirmed positive for the avian influenza H5N1, bringing the number of cases to 14 this year.

Only five of the 14 cases survived, reports Xinhua.
 Cambodia Reports 14th Human Case of Avian Influenza H5N1
Cambodia Reports 14th Human Case of Avian Influenza H5N1
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The latest incident was reported from Cambodia's eastern province of Prey Veng.

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H5N1 influenza is a flu that normally spreads between sick poultry, but it can sometimes spread from poultry to humans.

Source: IANS
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