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Hong Kong influenza: Hong Kong influenza is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:
Flu (medical condition): Very common viral respiratory infection.
Flu (medical condition): Flu is a common respiratory virus that is usually more severe than the common cold. Symptoms often include high fever, headache, fatigue, weakness, and exhaustion. Cold-like symptoms such as sore throat, runny nose, and stuffiness can also occur but are less common than in common cold.
Early diagnosis of flu often involves distinguishing flu from common cold, which is not always easy, but is important because of newer antiviral medications for the flu. There are numerous other less common conditions that start out like the flu (see flu-like symptoms).
Flu: Influenza, or the flu, is a respiratory infection caused by a variety of flu viruses. The most familiar aspect of... (Source: excerpt from The Flu, NIAID Fact Sheet: NIAID)
Influenza, also called "the flu", is caused by viruses that infect the respiratory tract. Flu symptoms include... (Source: excerpt from Facts About Flu (Influenza): CDC-OC)
Flu - the short name for influenza - is a highly contagious infection that causes fever, chills, dry cough,... (Source: excerpt from Shots for Safety -- Age Page -- Health Information: NIA)
Each winter, millions of people suffer from the flu, a highly contagious infection. It spreads... (Source: excerpt from What to Do About the Flu -- Age Page -- Health Information: NIA)
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