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#China, #Guangdong #port authority detected an imported case of #chikungunya fever (CNEB, Nov. 14 ‘16)


Title: #China, #Guangdong #port authority detected an imported case of #chikungunya fever.

Subject: Chikungunya Fever, imported case in Guangdong Province of China.

Source: China National Emergency Broadcasting (CNEB), full page: (LINK). Article in Chinese, edited.

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Guangdong port authority detected an imported case of chikungunya fever
2016-11-14 18:47 Source: China News Network
BEIJING, Guangzhou, November 14 (Reporter Guo Jun) According to the Guangdong Entry-informed on the 14th, the Guangdong port recently detected one case of chikungunya case from incoming passengers.
According to reports, October 31 morning, the Guangzhou Bai Airport Exit Inspection and Quarantine of the CZ360 airline passengers from Delhi were immigration and quarantine, found a body temperature as high fever traveler 39.9 ℃. Scene quarantine officers immediately collect the passenger swabs and blood samples and sent to Guangdong Inspection and Quarantine laboratory. 8 pm that night, Exit Inspection and Quarantine Technology Center of Guangdong sanitation inspection laboratory and airport Inspection and Quarantine Bureau under the laboratory test results are displayed as Chikungunya virus nucleic acid positive. This is detected at the port this year, Guangdong Inspection and Quarantine of the first three cases of chikungunya cases.
Guangdong CIQ forthwith inform the local disease control departments of the relevant circumstances and patient destination located in Jiangsu CIQ, multisectoral joint prevention and control, do follow-up supervision of the patient.



Keywords: China; Guangdong; Chikungunya Fever.