Italy confirms first swine flu case

May 2nd, 2009 - 7:39 pm ICT by IANS  

Rome, May 2 (DPA) Italian health officials Saturday reported the first confirmed case of swine flu in the country.
A man in the Tuscany region had been found with the H1N1 virus, the director of a hospital in the town of Massa, said the official, Antonio Delvinn.

The victim was described as a young man, with no further details provided.

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