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  Av 19, 5769 , 09/08/09

2,000 Swine Flu Patients in Israel

At least 2,000 Israelis have contracted swine flu since the first outbreak in April, according to the Health Ministry, which estimated Sunday that many more have actually had the illness, but have not reported it.

At present, 15 people are hospitalized in the intensive care units (ICUs) suffering from complications due to the H1N1 virus, in various medical centers around the country.

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