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Volume 776: debated on Thursday 30 January 1969

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asked the Secretary of State for Social Services in what way the characteristics of Mao flu can be distinguished from those of Hong Kong flu.

Both names have been popularly applied to influenza caused by the A2 virus variant first isolated in Hong Kong in July, 1968.