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Title: Avian influenza ('bird flu') (PDF file - 3574 KB) (Links to English resource)
Summary: Avian influenza is an infectious disease of birds. Usually the virus circulates in wild bird populations causing no disease or only mild disease. Infection of domestic poultry, such as chickens, can cause severe disease in these birds. There are a number of different strains of avian influenza, only a few of which can cause disease in humans.
Organisation: NSW Multicultural Health Communication Service
Last reviewed: May 2021
Target audience: General
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