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Avian influenza (bird flu)

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Avian Influenza or Bird Flu

This page contains information about Avian Influenza, also known as bird flu.

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Avian Influenza - Information for Contacts - Factsheets

Avian influenza strains in poultry can take two forms high pathogenicity (HPAI) or low pathogenicity (LPAI).

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Bird flu (avian influenza) - myDr.com.au

Avian influenza, or bird flu, is an infectious disease caused by a type of influenza virus. Find out about outbreaks, symptoms, treatment and prevention.

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Avian influenza in humans ("bird flu") - Diseases

Avian influenza is primarily a disease of birds. Overseas, humans have rarely been infected after close contact with infected birds. To prevent infection, avoid contact with birds and their droppings in affected countries.

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Avian Influenza (Bird Flu)

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Myths & Misconceptions Influenza Specialist Group (ISG)

Q&A about the myths and misconceptions regarding influenza and the vaccination.

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Types of influenza

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Pandemic Influenza Influenza Specialist Group (ISG)

History and background on pandemic influenza outbreaks

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Swine flu - influenza A (H1N1) - myDr.com.au

Swine influenza, known as swine flu or influenza A (H1N1) is a respiratory virus which caused a pandemic in 2009. Find out about swine flu symptoms, treatment and vaccination.

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H7N9 Virus Influenza Specialist Group (ISG)

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