7 May 2013

H7N9, Jiangxi: One new confirmed birdflu case (Ifeng, May 7 2013)

[Source: Ifeng, full text: (LINK). Automatic translation from Chinese.]

H7N9, Jiangxi: One new confirmed birdflu case

05 07 May 2013 18:05 Source: Dajiang

Dajiang News reporter leaves New Width: Health Department of Jiangxi Province, May 7 briefing, Jiangxi new case of human infection of H7N9 avian influenza confirmed cases.

Patients Liu, female, 79 years old, farmers, Nanchang County, home backyard chickens, ducks and other poultry. The morning of May 3, dizziness, fever, fatigue and other symptoms to the village health clinic, turn an enterprise hospital treatment in the evening of May 3, May 6 turn Nanchang hospital treatment, May 7, the patient specimens Jiangxi Province Center for Disease Control to detect H7N9 virus nucleic acid positive. Provincial Health Department expert group based on clinical manifestations, laboratory testing and epidemiological findings, the diagnosis of the human infection in patients with confirmed cases of the H7N9 avian influenza. Currently, the patient's condition is still stable, hospital inpatient treatment.

After investigation, the patient in close contact, 11 were medical observation measures have been taken, no abnormality is found.

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