Influenza


Public Health Update #1

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

7 January, 2005

The following are updated statistics on the total number of influenza cases reported to the Southern Nevada Health District Office of Epidemiology during the 2004 – 2005 flu season:

  • 4 culture confirmed influenza cases
  • 6 rapid test confirmed cases
  • No flu-related deaths

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