20 May 2013

H7N9, China: Weekly Cases Report, May 13 to May 20 2013 (Health Min., May 20 2013, edited)

[Source: China Ministry of Health, full page in Chinese: (LINK). Automatic translation.]

H7N9, China: Weekly Cases Report, May 13 to May 20 2013

People's Republic of China National Health and Family Planning Commission www.moh.gov.cn

From May 13, 2013 to May 20, 2013, China had not reported new human infections with the H7N9 avian flu cases. A previously confirmed case died. Fifteen cases have been discharged from hospital.

Up to now, China's mainland reported a total of 130 confirmed cases of human infection with the H7N9 avian flu. Of these, 36 died, and 72 have been discharged.

Cases were sporadic and there was not evidence of sustained human-to-human transmission.

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