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The Oita and Kumamoto prefectural governments started checking poultry farms for any signs of bird flu Wednesday near a home hit by an outbreak of the disease.

Officials said a health worker who came into contact with the infected chickens developed a slight fever, but tests showed he does not have avian flu.

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