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A/H1N1 flu cases reach 369 in Chile

2009-06-04 09:52 BJT

SANTIAGO, June 3 (Xinhua) -- Nine more cases of A/H1N1 flu were reported by the Chilean Institute of Public Health (ISP) on Wednesday, as the total number of infection reaching 369 in the country.

According to the authorities, 98 percent of the cases are not serious, but seven patients are in critical condition.

On Wednesday, health authorities also announced reinforcement on the measure to counter the A/H1N1 flu attack in the country, including more staff at health centers, more information for the medical staff and an investigation in Los Lagos region to find out why the most serious cases were reported there.

Editor: Zhang Yun | Source: Xinhua