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H1N1 Influenza (Swine Flu) & HIV/AIDS


U.S. Laboratory Confirmed Influenza-Associated Hospitalizations and Deaths from August 30, 2009 to February 20, 2010

Posted February 26, 2010, 11:00 AM ET
Data reported to CDC by February 23, 2010, 12:00 AM ET
Cases Defined by
Hospitali- zations
Deaths
Influenza Laboratory-Tests** 40,618 1,994

* Reports can be based on syndromic, admission or discharge data, or a combination of data elements that could include laboratory-confirmed and influenza-like illness hospitalizations.

** Laboratory confirmation includes any positive influenza test (rapid influenza tests, RT-PCR, DFA, IFA, or culture), whether or not typing was done.

International Human Cases of Swine Flu Infection
See: World Health Organization
The image is of the newly identified H1N1 (swine) flu virus taken in the CDC Influenza Laboratory.
The image above is of the newly identified H1N1 (swine) flu virus taken in the CDC Influenza Laboratory.
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