Turkish Cyprus reports first swine flu death
Pandemic influenza, publicly known as swine flu, claimed a life in Turkish Cyprus.
Pandemic influenza, publicly known as swine flu, claimed a life in Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) on Friday.
TRNC Health Ministry said the person who lost his/her life was suffering from chronic pulmonary disease and was diabetic.
The ministry said the patient was under treatment in hospital since November 4 and died of pneumonia and respiratory insufficiency.
The statement did not release the name and sex of the patient.
AA Güncelleme Tarihi: 14 Kasım 2009, 16:08