Avian influenza among waterfowl hunters and wildlife professionals.


Journal Article

We report serologic evidence of avian influenza infection in 1 duck hunter and 2 wildlife professionals with extensive histories of wild waterfowl and game bird exposure. Two laboratory methods showed evidence of past infection with influenza A/H11N9, a less common virus strain in wild ducks, in these 3 persons.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Gill, JS; Webby, R; Gilchrist, MJR; Gray, GC

Published Date

  • August 2006

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 12 / 8

Start / End Page

  • 1284 - 1286

PubMed ID

  • 16965717

Pubmed Central ID

  • 16965717

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1080-6040

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3201/eid1708.060492


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States