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Chinese man dies of H5N1

3rd December 2007

A Chinese man died from the deadly H5N1 strain after being admitted to hospital with severe chills and fever.

No outbreaks of bird flu had been reported nearby and he had no known contact with dead poultry.

Scientists fear the virus could mutate into a form easily passed between humans setting off a pandemic and potentially putting millions of lives at risk.


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Article Information

Title: Chinese man dies of H5N1
Author: Martine Hamilton
Article Id: 4941
Date Added: 3rd Dec 2007


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