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Health Officials: Delaware Child Get Swine Flu In Maryland

BALTIMORE (AP) — Public health officials say a Delaware girl contracted the swine flu virus, apparently from close contact with pigs at a county fair in Maryland. 136 more words

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Health Officials: Delaware Child Contracts Swine Flu At Maryland County Fair

BALTIMORE (AP) — Public health officials say a Delaware girl contracted the swine flu virus, apparently from close contact with pigs at a county fair in Maryland. 141 more words

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Swine Flu Detected In 20 People After Close Contact With Pigs At Md. County Fairs

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A swine flu virus strain has been detected in 20 Marylanders who had close contact with pigs at three county fairs.

The outbreak coincides with the start of flu season, so health officials say people may not immediately connect their symptoms with a visit to the fair. 346 more words

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Another Maryland Fair Dealing With Pigs Infected With Swine Flu

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A second county fair in Maryland comes down with the case of the flu.

This time, dozens of pigs at the Great Frederick Fair are under quarantine, as agriculture officials try to contain the virus, and determine if it was transmitted to any humans. 359 more words

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SWINE FLU

Swine flu is a Respiratory Disorder caused by INFLUENZA TYPE A VIRUS also known as the H1N1 virus. This virus mainly cause infections in PIGS… 551 more words

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Maryland, USA – Swine Flu

The Maryland Department of Health reported 11 cases of influenza in pigs recently exhibited at The Great Frederick Fair. Preliminary tests show that the pigs are infected with influenza A, but it is not yet known if this strain is potentially transmissible to humans. 88 more words

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Officials Say Swine Flu Detected In 11 Pigs At Great Frederick Fair

FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Officials are investigating after detecting influenza in 11 pigs recently exhibited at a fair in Frederick.

The Maryland Department of Agriculture said in a statement Sunday preliminary tests show the 11 pigs from The Great Frederick Fair are infected with influenza A. 117 more words

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