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Is influenza fatal?

The Flu can be fatal in: Elderly people; people with chronic diseases; and anyone with a weak immune system! on! Any Suggestions here?

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  1. Codi Reply:

    Only one of these kinds is fatal to birds–high-path avian influenza (HPAI). The second type, low-path avian influenza, produces hardly any symptoms but, Source:http://www.ehow.com/facts_5031731_avian-influenza-symptoms-birds.html

  2. Bessie Reply:

    Sep 10, 2006 Fatal outcome of human influenza A (H5N1) is associated with high viral load and hypercytokinemia. Menno D de Jong1, Cameron P

  3. Denny Reply:

    For most forms of Influenza with no pre-existing health problems, the mortality rate is less than a quarter of a percent, or about 1 in 400. Cause of death is mostly due to respiratory failure, usually associated with secondary infections. … Source:http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_is_the_fatality_rate_for_influenza

  4. Mitzie Reply:

    Does anyone think it’s ironic that the disease influenza is caused by the virus Influenza?

  5. Agripina Reply:

    Bird Flu!!!!!!!yes!

  6. Gertrude Reply:

    For most forms of Influenza with no pre-existing health problems, the mortality rate is less than a quarter of a percent, or about 1 in 400. Cause of death is mostly

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