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The avian influenza H5N1 threat

Describes highly pathogenic avian influenza and explains why this wildlife disease is of concern to health scientists and the public. Diagram shows potential pathways by which the disease could be transmitted to other animals, including humans.

by Ip, Hon S. and Slota, Paul G.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2005-3146
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Avian influenza, Birds, Pathology
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