Number of Slovaks infected by A/H1N1 rises to 70

The number of A/H1N1 novel flu cases in Slovakia has risen to 70, with another two being confirmed by the National Reference Centre for Flu on Wednesday, August 5.

The number of A/H1N1 novel flu cases in Slovakia has risen to 70, with another two being confirmed by the National Reference Centre for Flu on Wednesday, August 5.

The two new patients are a 37-year-old woman from Bratislava Region, who recently returned from Spain with clinical symptoms, and a 15-year-old girl, also from Bratislava Region, who travelled from Ireland. No deaths caused by the A/H1N1 flu have been registered to date in Slovakia, the TASR newswire wrote. TASR

Compiled by Zuzana Vilikovská from press reports
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