Seven Israelis were diagnosed with swine flu on Monday, bringing the total number of local cases to date to 33.
The Health Ministry said that all the new patients, who range in age from 19 to 54 years old, are in good condition, and one has already been released from the hospital.
Of the others, five are hospitalized in Ichilov Hospital in Tel Aviv and one each in Sheba Medical Center in Tel Hashomer and Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, in Jerusalem.
Two of the new patients had just returned from the United States.
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