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Secondary bacterial pneumonia complication after influenza viral infection is the major caused of death in pandemic influenza of an out break in 1918 and multiple subsequent epidemic and inter-epidemic periods.1
The bacteria commonly reported complication after influenza are Streptococcus pneumonia, Staphylococcus aureus and Haemophilus influenzae.2,3 Occasionally other bacterials reports varied to the endemic pathogens. The report 2 cases of probable melioidosis complicated after influenza viral pandemic 2009 are presented.
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