'Swine flu' death toll hits 11 in Georgia

Tue 08 Jan 2019 16:18 GMT | 20:18 Local Time

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A 22-year-old woman has died of a severe form of influenza in the city of Gori, Georgia.

Report's Georgian bureau informs that the female patient had previously had a tumor and she had undergone several surgeries. That her death was caused by A (H1N1) virus, known as swine flu, is yet to be confirmed laboratorially.

Notably, more than 10 people have died from swine flu in Georgia. 158 cases of A (H1N1) virus have been confirmed in the country. From today onwards, five clinics operate in Tbilisi round-the-clock.




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