Title: China, Guangdong: a female patient discharged from hospital after recovery from a severe H7N9 birdflu infection.
Subject: Avian Influenza, H7N9 subtype, human cases in Guangdong province of China.
Source: Local Media, full page: (LINK). Article in Chinese, edited.
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Jiangmen, a female patient infected with H7N9 bird flu was discharged
Jiangmen Daily News / 2017-01-21 14:44
Jiangmen Daily – On (January 21) morning, a H7N9 patient infected with avian influenza patients recovered.
It is reported that the patient 58-year-old Taishan female, who developed symptoms on December 26 last year, on December 30 was transferred to the city Wuyi Chinese medicine hospital for treatment.
In order to rescue patients, Wuyi Chinese Medicine Hospital set up H7N9 treatment group, including the Department of Infectious Diseases, ICU, lung disease and other multi-disciplinary medical team.
Wuyi Chinese Medicine Hospital, Jiangmen City, Fan Fan, director of Lung disease, the patient was critically ill in the initial stage of admission, after treatment, her condition improved, two consecutive H7N9 virus test negative, in line with discharge requirements.
Before discharge, patient's family specially prepared a three-sided pennies thanks to all the efforts of health care workers.
Keywords: China; Guangdong; H7N9; Avian Influenza; Human.