09/12/2009

H1N1 virus attacks deep into the lungs. -- (CNN.Health)

 

In the rare cases when the H1N1 virus kills, scientists have found, it penetrates deep into the lungs, creating widespread damage -- a pattern similar to what killed millions during previous flu pandemics in 1918 and 1957.....

"What this shows is clearly this virus has capability of infecting and causing inflammation and destruction of cells from the trachea, all the way down into smaller cells of the lungs......

"The cells of the lung get directly attacked by the virus," said Fauci.....

 

H1N1 virus attacks deep into the lungs

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