Two human cases of influenza variants normally found in pigs have been detected in Manitoba.
The cases — two different strains — were found in early April in two unrelated individuals in different communities in southern Manitoba, said Dr. Brent Roussin, chief provincial public health officer.
One is a case of human influenza A(H1N2)v and one is a case of human influenza A(H1N1)v.
They were detected after the two individuals independently sought testing after developing an influenza-like illness.
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