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Second H1N1 flu case in Scotland

Edinburgh, Feb 26 (IANS) A second case of H1N1 flu has been reported in Scotland as a toddler was struck down with the potentially deadly flu virus, local media reported Tuesday.

Feb 26 2013, 9:00am CST | by

Second H1N1 flu case in Scotland
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Edinburgh, Feb 26 — A second case of H1N1 flu has been reported in Scotland as a toddler was struck down with the potentially deadly flu virus, local media reported Tuesday.

The 18-month-old boy from southern Scotland was admitted to Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary with symptoms, Xinhua reported.

He was being treated in their children's ward, said hospital staff, without giving details of his condition, the online Herald Scotland said.

A 27-year-old woman from the same area was confirmed to have the disease Sunday.

IANS

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