Bird flu kills two more children in CambodiaJanuary 28th, 2013 in Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes /
(AP)—Two more children have died in Cambodia of bird flu, bringing the number of fatal cases to four since the start of this year.
The Cambodian office of the U.N.'s World Health Organization said a 17-month-old girl from central Kampong Speu province and a 9-year-old girl from southern Kampot province died Monday after being hospitalized.
Last week, Cambodia reported three human cases of bird flu, two of them fatal. For of all 2012, the country reported a total of three cases, all fatal.
Cambodia since 2005 has reported 26 cases, 23 of them fatal.
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