swine influenza

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Noun1.swine influenza - an acute and highly contagious respiratory disease of swine caused by the orthomyxovirus thought to be the same virus that caused the 1918 influenza pandemic
flu, grippe, influenza - an acute febrile highly contagious viral disease
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grippe porcine
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The ten students had tested positive for Influenza A, and their results would be sent to the World Health Organisation laboratory in Australia to ascertain whether it was the H1N1 swine influenza, Mr Ryall said.
Human outbreaks of H1N1 swine influenza virus were recorded in the United States in 1976 and 1988, when two deaths were recorded, and in 1986.
As a result of potential issues with both avian and swine influenza viruses, federal agencies have identified influenza as a priority disease and a key component of U.S.
We report a case of human infection with a reassortant EA-H1N1 swine influenza virus.
* Coverage of the Swine Influenza pipeline on the basis of route of administration and molecule type.
Influenza A (H3N2)v viruses resulted from reassortment of influenza A (H1N1)pdm09 viruses with swine influenza A (H3N2) viruses.
Pattern of deaths in Pune, the epicenter of the current pandemic in India, indicates that some communities may have better defenses against the current pandemic swine influenza virus.
Classic swine influenza virus of the H1N1 subtype was identified as far back as 1931 as a cause of respiratory disease in pigs.
Tokyo stocks opened lower Tuesday weighed down by falls on Wall Street amid fears about the impact of the spread of swine influenza among humans on the ailing global economy, while continued appreciation of the yen against the U.S.
A: The symptoms of swine influenza in people are similar to the symptoms of regular human seasonal influenza and include fever, fatigue, lack of appetite, coughing and sore throat.
April 29, 2009 (KHARTOUM) -- Sudanese need not worry about the deadly swine influenza as the country was free of the epidemic, said the federal ministry of health today.