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Mar 07, 2012

Mar 07, 2012

Maryland tests confirm flu, bacterial co-infections in family case cluster

(CIDRAP News) – Lab tests conducted by the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (MDHMH) have revealed that two patients in a family cluster of four severe respiratory disease cases had the seasonal H3 influenza strain, complicated by bacterial co-infections, the department announced today.