Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Influenza Avian Symptoms

Symptoms of bird flu usually start within 1 week of exposure to the virus.

Common symptoms of bird flu include:

Less common symptoms of bird flu include:

Symptoms of worsening bird flu include:

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Last Updated: May 6, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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