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90 fresh swine flu cases reported in Delhi

NEW DELHI: More than 90 fresh cases of swine flu had been recorded in Delhi on Thursday, taking the full collection of folks suffering from the illness within the town this yr to one,196.

The state health department stated six folks have died due to the viral an infection this yr. Of these, 5 had co-morbidities.

Health minister Satyendar Jain chaired a meeting on Thursday to assess the preparedness to deal with the unexpected spike in cases of swine flu. He sought experiences at the availability of medications for treating patients.

Top docs at each public and private hospitals are baffled through the unexpected spike in swine flu cases. “There is sort of a flooding of swine flu prior to now two weeks. It is hard to give an explanation for why. May be the virus has mutated,” stated Dr Suranjit Chatterjee, senior marketing consultant within the drugs department at Apollo health facility. Dr Rommel Tickkoo, senior marketing consultant, internal drugs at Max Saket, swine flu is self-limiting most often so one shouldn’t panic.

“It is beneficial to seek the advice of a physician when you've got prime fever, critical sore throat and breathing issue. He can give drugs to manage the indications,” Chatterjee added.

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