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What is an Influenza Pandemic?   [open pdf - 35KB]

A pandemic is a global disease outbreak. An influenza pandemic occurs when a new influenza A virus emerges for which there is little or no immunity in the human population, begins to cause serious illness and then spreads easily person-to-person worldwide.

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2005-11-01
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