HONG KONG, Aug. 31 (Xinhua) -- Hong Kong has confirmed 229 new cases of
Influenza A/H1N1 in the 24 hours leading up to 2:30 p.m. Monday, bringing the
total number of confirmed cases to 11,807, Hong Kong health authorities said.
The new cases involved 130 males and 99 females, aged between six months
and 84 years old, said a spokesman from the Department of Health of Hong Kong.
Meanwhile, Hong Kong's Hospital Authority said that currently, a total of
110 confirmed cases are staying in public hospitals for treatment. Among them,
93 cases are in stable condition, six in serious and eleven in critical
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