UK detects first human case of flu similar to pig virus

Updated November 28 2023 - 6:40am, first published 6:37am
UK authorities are investigating the first human case of swine flu strain H1N2 in the country. (EPA PHOTO)
UK authorities are investigating the first human case of swine flu strain H1N2 in the country. (EPA PHOTO)

Officials in the United Kingdom say they have detected a first human case of flu strain A(H1N2)v, which is similar to a virus currently circulating in pigs, and that the individual concerned had experienced a mild illness and fully recovered.

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