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Waikato Respiratory Virus Report - Week 34

28 August 2018

Influenza A and RSV numbers are steady, at winter levels.  Requests for Pertussis (whooping cough) PCR testing remain few and we have not had any positive swabs for the past month.

Waikato Respiratory Virus Report - Week 34

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