A spokesman for the Department of Health said there had been 490 newly confirmed cases of human swine influenza (Influenza A H1N1) (HSI) in the 24 hours to 2.30pm today (September 9).
The new cases involve 243 males and 247 females, aged between two months and 66 years.
This brings to 15,357 the total number of HSI cases in Hong Kong.
The spokesman said that the total number of HSI cases might be revised according to further laboratory results.
Ends/Wednesday, September 9, 2009