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Flu cases set to spike as death toll climbs to 132

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The death toll in Greece from influenza-related deaths since the start of the flu season in November has reached 132, the Center for Disease Prevention and Control said on Wednesday.

It also said 100 flu patients were currently in intensive care, with the total number of such patients to have been treated in Greek ICUs since November coming to 371.

Experts expect a spike in contagion over the next couple of weeks, with the season seen ending in early April.