Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, February 24th, 2004
U.N. officials warned the outbreak was far from over.
The latest victims were an 18-year-old man in Vietnam who died February 2, 2004, and a 58-year-old woman in Thailand whose death was confirmed February 2, 2004, to be from bird flu following an autopsy.
"Bird flu remains a serious public and animal health threat and continues to spread," said He Changchui of the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). "The eruption of new...
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