/H1N1 Influenza

H1N1 Influenza

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

1 September, 2009

As of Friday, August 28, 2009, the Southern Nevada Health District reports the following information regarding novel H1N1 case counts in Clark County:

Week Ending Confirmed Cumulative Cases
August 28 12 306
August 21 15 294
August 14 25 279
August 7 23 254
July 31 21 231
July 24 49 210
July 17 16 161
July 10 16 145

Clark County H1N1-related deaths to date: 10*

The health district received confirmation of two additional H1N1-related deaths. The patients were a 41-year-old woman and a 51-year-old man, both of whom had underlying medical conditions. Two patients remain hospitalized with severe illness. The Southern Nevada Health District continues to receive samples from its pediatric surveillance program.

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*This number represents Clark County residents only. In early June, the health district reported the death of a hospitalized patient who was a resident of another state.

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2018-08-01T15:48:52-07:00