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Where did bird flu originate?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Pigs

It is my understanding the a pig virus adapted itself to infecting birds.

In brief: Pigs

It is my understanding the a pig virus adapted itself to infecting birds.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Dennis Clifford
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
2 doctors agree

In brief: Southeast Asia

In many areas pigs and ducks and humans are in close proximity in agricultural communities.
They can be infected with more than one variety of influenza at the same time and admixture of genetic material occurs dramatically changing the infectivity and virulence of the virus. Under certain circumstances the virus obtains the ability to infect humans and we have a new epidemic.

In brief: Southeast Asia

In many areas pigs and ducks and humans are in close proximity in agricultural communities.
They can be infected with more than one variety of influenza at the same time and admixture of genetic material occurs dramatically changing the infectivity and virulence of the virus. Under certain circumstances the virus obtains the ability to infect humans and we have a new epidemic.
Dr. Dennis Clifford
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Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care

In brief: It is on google

Probably china.

In brief: It is on google

Probably china.
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
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