Negative Test Results for H1N1 at Holly Tree Elm.

Posted by Claire Hosmann - email

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT)- The New Hanover County Health Department was notified by the State Laboratory of Public Health Saturday that a specimen from an elementary-aged school child attending Holly Tree Elementary tested negative for the novel H1N1 Influenza virus.

Parents of the child have been notified.

So far five cases have been confirmed in New Hanover County - 1 case at Sunset Park Elm; 1 at Snipes Academy; and 3 at Gregory.

Residents with additional questions may call the State of NC Care Line 1-800-662-7030 or go to the NC Division of Public Health website,

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