Tag: "birdflu" at medical news
Kuwait Reports New Case of Birdflu in Ostrich
... On April 2, Kuwait said the number of individual birdflu
cases found in falcons, chicken and quails was 106. Kuwait has culled around 1.7 million birds, banned import of live birds, closed down the country's zoo as well as poultry shops in residential areas since the first case was reported this year in ...
Bird Flu Virus Shows Moderate Resistance to Tamiflu
...tside Asia too. The resistance to Tamiflu by the birdflu
virus has not changed the WHO stance on stocking this drug as a first-line treatment. A spokesman for WHO says that since the clinical level of this mutated strain is not yet determined, they would continue using Tamiflu as the drug to treat people a...
Infected With H5N1 Virus but Not Affected
A person who contacted the birdflu
virus during the recent outbreak in South Korea does not show any symptoms of the disease, according to reports.// The South Korean Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported that the anti-flu drug ‘Tamiflu’ taken by the person following th...