Evidence of swine flu risk to pregnant women rises - page 21

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Evidence of swine flu risk to pregnant women rises; experts urge early treatment Remember that the CDC is now recommending special considerations for pregnant HCW. Most hospitals and health care facilities have not yet... Read More


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    Budapest, Hungary

    http://hetivalasz.hu/itthon/h1n1-tragedia-25432

    A difficult translation, but we can get that this was a very sad event as both mother and
    baby died.

    Quote from hetivalasz.hu
    A pregnant woman died Tuesday morning in Budapest újtípusú result of influenza. Semmelweis University on Monday evening, the six-month fetus has already highlighted the mother's body, but it is not one of them could not save his life. The baby is on Monday, Tuesday morning, the mother lost - Black Friend Zan Timea informed of the Semmelweis University press officer.

    The 26-year-old woman in the 12th new influenza virus killed in Hungary. The mother of the virus were healthy, the disease first attacked his lungs, and then on Monday spread to your kidneys and lungs as well.

    The country has three pregnant women in life-threatening situation, one in Gyor, Szeged and one in one of the nurses in the capital. "It's amazing to say the irresponsible people that do not themselves vaccination.
    (hat tip pfi/AndyM)
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    Rostov Oblast, Russian Federation

    http://www.flutrackers.com/forum/sho...45&postcount=1

    This is a translation.

    Quote from www.flutrackers.com
    In Rostov-on-Don in the central city hospital, 19-year-old pregnant woman died from complications caused by influenza A (H1N1).

    This was announced today by RBC, the representative of the Ministry of Health of the Rostov region.

    As explained in the office, a woman who allegedly died of pneumonia. Because of the pregnancy, her body was substantially weakened.
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    Aswan, Egypt

    http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/20...t_12582794.htm

    Quote from news.xinhuanet.com
    Egypt reported one more death case of A/H1N1 flu, bringing the country's death toll to 23, local daily Al-Akhbar reported on Thursday.

    A 23-year-old pregnant woman died of A/H1N1 virus in Egypt's southern governorate of Aswan on Wednesday.
    (hat tip pfi/pixie)
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    Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia

    http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2...-denpasar.html

    A co-infection with bird flu would be a very big thing. I am surprised that this is even in print given how little the govt over there would want this kind of information being made public.

    Quote from www.thejakartapost.com
    A 19-year-old woman died after being treated for the H1N1 flu virus for almost a week at Sanglah Hospital in Denpasar, Bali.

    Ken Wirasandhi, a spokesman from the hospital, said Friday that Ni Wayan Siti of Tampaksiring, Gianyar, died on Thursday night. Ken said the patient, who had tested positive for the H1N1 infection, had also had pneumonia.

    Siti was eight months pregnant when she was admitted to the hospital on Saturday last week. She had a miscarriage three days later.

    The hospital also suspected that Siti was infected with bird flu, but had yet to receive test results to confirm it.
    (hat tip pfi/Goju)
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    Budapest, Hungary

    http://english.mti.hu/default.asp?me...&newsid=266301

    Quote from english.mti.hu
    A pregnant woman carrying the H1N1 virus has died at a hospital of Szeged University (S), Zsolt Molnar, head of the clinic told MTI on Monday.

    The 40-year-old woman had been hospitalised with pneumonia and other complications over four weeks ago.
    (hat tip pfi/monotreme)
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    Faifley, Scotland

    http://www.clydebankpost.co.uk/news/...flu-kills-mum/

    Quote from www.clydebankpost.co.uk
    A young mum has died of swine flu - which she contracted just days after giving birth to her second child.
    Marianne Johnston, 20, was otherwise fit and healthy according to her family, who are still coming to terms with how quickly the virus took her.
    Within five weeks of giving birth to son Leon, Marianne was dead, leaving behind the newborn, one-year-old Jay and partner William.
    (hat tip pfi/pixie)
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    Harazdan, Armenia

    http://www.panorama.am/en/health/2009/12/14/ah1n1/

    Quote from www.panorama.am
    Armenia has confirmed 2 A/H1N1 death cases, one of them being a pregnant woman in her 6th month, the other one a 28-year youth.

    According to the chief infectiologist Ara Asoyan, the latter was a Yerevan resident, he died in Nork infection clinic, while the former, as the deputy director of the Medical Center in the city of Hrazdan Sasun Hovhannisyan said, was a Hrazdan resident and died after she was taken to Erebouni medical center.
    (hat tip flutrackers/Dutchy}
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    Gharbia Governorate, Egypt

    http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/20...t_12674738.htm

    Quote from news.xinhuanet.com
    A 35-year-old pregnant woman died of A/H1N1 virus in Gharbia governorate, 140 km north of Cairo, said the statement, adding that the woman suffered from dyspnea and fever.
    (hat tip pfi/monotreme)
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    Beersheba, Israel

    http://crofsblogs.typepad.com/h5n1/2...73-deaths.html

    Quote from crofsblogs.typepad.com
    A 28-year-old pregnant woman who was not suffering from any other serious health ailments died from the H1N1 virus Wednesday afternoon.

    The woman died at Beersheba's Soroka University Medical Center.
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    Malaga, Spain

    http://www.typicallyspanish.com/news...e_24517.shtml?

    Quote from www.typicallyspanish.com
    The health authority has this week confirmed the death from the H1N1 virus of a 26 year old pregnant woman who Diario Sur reports this Tuesday did not appear to have suffered an underlying health condition. She died in Málaga’s Materno Infantil Hospital at the beginning of last week, after being admitted to Intensive Care when her condition steadily worsened, despite treatment to combat the virus.

    An emergency Caesarean was performed to try and save the life of her unborn child, but the child is reported to have died the day after the operation was carried out.
    (hat tip pfi/pixie)
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