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Volume 16, Number 9—September 2010

Research

Influenza in Refugees on the Thailand–Myanmar Border, May–October 2009

Paul TurnerComments to Author , Claudia L. Turner, Wanitda Watthanaworawit, Verena I. Carrara, Bryan K. Kapella, John Painter, and François H. Nosten
Author affiliations: Author affiliations: Shoklo Malaria Research Unit, Mae Sot, Thailand (P. Turner, C.L. Turner, W. Watthanaworawit, V.I. Carrara, F.H. Nosten); Mahidol–Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit, Bangkok, Thailand (P. Turner, C.L. Turner, W. Watthanaworawit, V.I. Carrara, F.H. Nosten); University of Oxford, Oxford, UK (P. Turner, C.L. Turner, F.H. Nosten); Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA (B.K. Kapella, J. Painter)

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Table 2

Characteristics of patients with influenza A infection in Maela Temporary Shelter, Thailand, May–October 2009*

Characteristic Seasonal influenza A (H1N1/H3N1) Pandemic (H1N1) 2009
No. cases 50 17
Median age, y (range) 3.1 (0.3–68.0) 3.7 (0.4–27.0)
Sex ratio, M:F, no. (%) 31:19 (62:38) 10:7 (59:41)
Admitted to IPD, no. (%)
25 (50)
4 (24)
Diagnosis
Influenza-like illness, no. (%) 10 (20) 4 (24)
Pneumonia, no. (%) 40 (80) 12 (76)

*IPD, inpatient department, Aide Medicale Internationale Hospital.

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