This season's flu cases set to hit 3-million mark

ISS bulletin says 374,000 laid low in last week alone

(ANSA) - Rome, January 15 - The number of people affected by this season's flu virus in Italy is set to hit the three-million mark, according to the latest bulletin from the Higher Health Institute (ISS). It said that 374,000 were laid low by the flu in the week between January 6 and 12, taking the total affected since October up to 2,268.000.
    It said Piedmont, Lombardy, Liguria, Umbria and Lazio were the worst-hit regions.
   

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