E-CDC 12 new cases have been confirmed in Europe over the last 24 hours, 1 in Norway, 1 in Italy and 7 in the UK. 196 cases have been reported in Europe of which 42 has been infected in Europe. Source:E-CDC
W.H.O. As of 06:00 GMT, 11 May 2009, 30 countries have officially reported 4,694 cases of influenza A(H1N1) infection. Mexico has reported 1626 laboratory confirmed human cases of infection, including 48 deaths. Canada has reported 284 laboratory confirmed human cases, including one death. The first cases have been reported from mailnland China. Source:W.H.O. WHO map of countries reporting cases of influenza A(H1N1). WHO H1N1 website
Comments Cases were reported from the Southern hemisphere yesterday: Argentina (1), Australia (1) and Brasilia (6) show, that the A/H1N1 begin to spread in thiese countries. If local transmission increases on the southern hemisphere over the next few weeks it increases the risk that the virus has pandemic potential and will return to the northen hemisphere in the autumn.
The widespread local transmisison in the United States mean that any traveller to the US is at risk of being infected.