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Spokane Regional Health District releases latest influenza figures


January 18, 2018

The Spokane Regional Health District released the following information on Jan. 16 regarding the current influenza season, whish usually runs from early October through the end of May.

So far to date there have been 335 influenza hospitalizations within Spokane County this season (284 A, 51 B). Additionally, 46 influenza deaths have been reported in Washington State for this season with 14 deaths reported in Spokane County.

Antigenic characterization has been conducted by CDC on three influenza specimens collected in Washington state during the 2017-2018 season: Two influenza A (H3N2) speci...

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