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A(H1N1) flu cases up to 428 in RP

June 21, 2009 10:47pm
MANILA, Philippines – The number of A(H1N1) flu cases has jumped to 428 with 36 new patients found on Saturday, according to the Department of Health.

The development was reported by Mariz Umali in a GMA Flash Report.

The 36 new patients were hit by a mild strain of the virus, the DOH said.

In a related development, Adamson University in Manila suspended its classes until June 24 after a student was struck by the A(H1N1) flu, its first recorded case.

In Cainta, Rizal, the Karangalan Elementary School also suspended its classes for 10 days after learning that two of its students were stricken by the disease.

The two cases bring to four the number of A(H1N1) cases in Cainta. - GMANews.TV
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