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Flu cases in Colombia linked to Orlando sporting event

May 13 -- Four out of six confirmed cases of swine flu in Colombia have been linked by national health officials to an Orlando sporting event last month.

Flu cases in Colombia linked to Orlando sporting event

The confirmed cases were announced since Sunday by Diego Palacio, head of the Ministry of Social Protection, and other public-health officials.

Palacio told reporters for El Tiempo, Colombia's leading national paper, that a young man returning from the sporting event April 29 drew the attention of health officials in Bogotá when he and two teammates showed serious flu symptoms at the airport.
 
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