A 7 years old girl in Prey Veng died on June 07, 2011 by H5N1, a joint press release of ministry of health and world health organization said.
She lived in Prasad village and commune, Kampong Trabek district, Prey Veng province. She fall sick on May 24 and send to a private clinic, then send to Kantha Bopha in Phnom Penh on May 31. She died on June 07 and a day later Pasteur Institute confirm of H5N1 after testing her blood sample.
She is the sixteenth victim of H5N1 and the 14th victim who died by this kind of deadly virus since 2005.