21 FEBRUARY 2012 - The Ministry of Health of Indonesia has announced one new
confirmed case of human infection with avian influenza A(H5N1) virus.
case is a 19 year-old female from Banten Province. She developed symptoms on 8
February 2012, was hospitalised on 12 February 2012 and died on 13 February
investigation is ongoing by the Ministries of Health and Agriculture.
Of the 185 cases confirmed
to date in Indonesia, 153 have been fatal.