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6 cases of swine flu in Muhlenberg Co.

Health officials in a western Kentucky
county say they have confirmed multiple cases of swine flu.

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CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (AP) - Health officials in a western Kentucky
county say they have confirmed multiple cases of swine flu.

The Messenger-Inquirer in Owensboro reports that the state's
health lab on Friday confirmed six cases of the swine flu, also
known as H1N1, in Muhlenberg County.

Muhlenberg County's health department also reported another 23
cases of suspected swine flu. Those cases were in a residential
setting, and the site was not identified by the health department.

The newspaper reports those individuals have agreed to be
quarantined.

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