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Type A influenza subtype H9

Type A influenza subtype H9: Introduction

Type A influenza subtype H9: Influenza is viral respiratory infection. The virus is very contagious and can cause severe illness especially in patients who are very young or old or have some other medical condition as well. The severity of symptoms can vary but usually involves respiratory and constitutional (e.g. headache, aching muscles) symptoms. The influenza virus can mutate and produce different strains though the symptoms are the same. This frequent mutation means that people need regular vaccinations to ensure they are protected against new strains as they arise. Influenza A H9 is a subtype of influenza which rarely causes infection in humans and tends to only cause mild illness. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Type A influenza subtype H9 is available below.

Symptoms of Type A influenza subtype H9

Treatments for Type A influenza subtype H9

  • Antiviral medications may reduce the severity and duration of symptoms in some cases. Rest and fluids aid recovery. Medications may be used to alleviate symptoms such as pain, fever and nasal congestion. Regular flu shots can prevent influenza infections
  • Bed rest
  • Analgesics and antipyretics - aspirin, paracetamol, codeine and NSAID's
  • Maintain fluid intake
  • Antiviral drugs in high risk patients (within 36 hours)
  • more treatments...»

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Type A influenza subtype H9: Complications

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  • Pneumonia
  • Febrile seizures - children
  • Exacerbation of pre-existing asthma
  • Exacerbation of pre-existing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • Exacerbation of pre-existing heart failure
  • Negative effects on developing fetus in pregnant women
  • Death
  • more complications...»

Causes of Type A influenza subtype H9

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Less Common Symptoms of Type A influenza subtype H9

Type A influenza subtype H9: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Type A influenza subtype H9

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