H5N1 Avian Influenza: Cambodia Reports 22nd Case In Girl From Battambang Province

The Ministry of Health (MoH) of the Kingdom of Cambodia has announced a new human case of H5N1 avian influenza, according to a ministry press release Wednesday. The case is a 6-year-old girl from Romdoul village, O Romdoul commune, Phnom Preuk district, Battambang province confirmed positive for human H5N1 human avian influenza on 24th October 2013 by Institut Pasteur du Cambodge. … This brings the total number of human H5N1 avian influenza cases to 22 this year. …

Robert Herriman