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Fourth swine flu death in Delaware

November 9, 2009 10:31:02 AM PST
Delaware public health officials are reporting the state's fourth death from swine flu.

Officials said they were notified Monday that a 52-year old Kent County male who was hospitalized on Oct. 21 with flu-related complications died Saturday.

Officials said the man had a very serious underlying health condition before contracting swine flu.

Nationwide, some 672 deaths from Aug. 30 to Oct. 31 have been attributed to both seasonal and swine flu.

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