UK's total swine flu cases reach 184

Confirmed swine flu cases in the UK are at 184 after 44 new cases were confirmed at a Primary school in Birmingham yesterday.

There are now a total of 50 confirmed swine flu cases at Welford Primary School in Handsworth, Birmingham, consisting of 45 children and 5 adults. As further test results are confirmed, it is expected that more people connected with the school will be diagnosed with the H1N1 virus.

Among the other 4 confirmed cases from yesterday morning were: a two-year-old boy from Oxford, a 37-year-old man from Glasgow, and a woman who recently returned from a trip to New York.

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written by Jo Richardson, on 2009-05-27 09:29.