Title: #China, #Beijing found its first #human case of #H7N9 #influenza this year.
Subject: Avian Influenza, H7N9 subtype, human case in Beijing.
Source: RTHK, full page: (LINK).
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Beijing found its first human case of H7N9 influenza this year
2017-02-12 HKT 00:01
Beijing informed about an imported human case of H7N9 influenza, the patient is currently in critical condition. This was the first case of H7N9 found in Beijing this year.
Xinhua News Agency reported that the 68-year-old male patient is Langfang City, Hebei Province, last month on the 29th in the local disease, to the local medical institutions, due to illness gradually increased, 6th of this month to Beijing, yesterday confirmed infection H7N9.
Reported that patients with suspected history of exposure to poultry, his close contacts are not currently showing symptoms.
Keywords: China; Beijing; H7N9; Avian Influenza; Human.