Recently, a 49-year-old Belagavi resident admitted for pneumonia (lung infection) infected with H1N1 virus went into respiratory and multiple organ failures despite all the intensive support in the Critical medical care Unit. To save his life, he was put on mechanical circulatory support (Veno Venous ECMO) for 30 days at KLES Dr Prabhakar Kore Hospital, […]
Today one result coming in from Bangalore tested positive for H1N1 virus. The affected person is a male aged 29 years from M K Hubli. His condition is serious. With this the total number goes to 40 in Belgaum. Up till now 2 deaths have been reported from this virus.
Today 3 results were received out of which 2 were found positive for H1N1 influenza one male and one female within age group of 18 to 20 years. With this the total number of affected persons by the virus is now 31 in Belgaum.
Today 9 results were received out of which 1 sample of a 10 year old boy was found positive for H1N1 influenza. This takes the total affected persons to 29. Today 5 suspected persons swab samples were sent for testing.
One person who had died on 30-08-09 in a private hospital was suffering from kidney and lung problems whose swab test was taken on 29-08-09, today his result showed up that he had H1N1 virus. The name of the deceased was declared late night as Dattatray Ramchandra Kulkarni (45) of Athani Police station. He sis […]