H3N2v Confirmed In 4 Attendees of Indiana Grant County Fair…(H3N2v Ain’t Gone!!)
June 27, 2013
State health officials are encouraging Hoosiers to take steps to protect themselves at county and 4H fairs around the state this summer following detection of four cases of variant influenza A (H3N2v). All individuals visited the Grant County Agricultural Fair, June 16-22, prior to illness, and at least two had contact with swine
The above comments from the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) press release describe 4 confirmed cases of H3N2v in attendees of the Grant County Agricultural Fair in Marion, Indiana. H3N2v was also detected in 13 swine at the fair (see map here).