Avian influenza situation -- Indonesia, WHO update
The Ministry of Health of Indonesia has announced a new case of human infection of H5N1 avian influenza. A 13-year-old female from Sukoharjo District, Central Java Province developed symptoms on 16 Jun 2010, was hospitalized on 21 Jun 2010 and died on 24 Jun 2010. Laboratory tests were positive for influenza (H5N1) virus infection. Investigations into the source of her infection indicate poultry deaths, in the neighbourhood, one week before onset of the patient's symptoms.

Of the 167 cases confirmed to date in Indonesia, 138 have been fatal.