Volume 16, Number 1—January 2010
Age-based Human Influenza A Virus (H5N1) Infection Patterns, Egypt
|Influenza season, August–July||No. case-patients by age group, y
||Total no. case-patients||Median age, y||Case-fatality ratio|
*Age at date of clinical sign onset; data from the World Health Organization (2).
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