Title: China, Guangxi reported a fatal human infection with H7N9 influenza.
Subject: Avian Influenza, H7N9 subtype, human case in Guangxi province of China.
Source: Local Media, full page: (LINK). Article in Chinese, edited.
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Guangxi added a case of human infection with H7N9 flu
Nanning, February 25 (Xinhua Huang Yanmei) Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region Health and Family Planning Commission on the 25th reported a case of human infection with H7N9 flu; the patient died after hospitalization.
This year, Guangxi reported three fatal cases of human infection with H7N9 virus.
According to the briefing, the patient was in Guilin, Guangxi Pingle County, before the symptoms onset he ate their own chicken; he was in critical condition, then passed away.
A few days ago, Nanning City, Guangxi reported that one case of H7N9 human infection, a farmers in the market for live poultry sales, died on the 19th of this month.
At present, 14 municipal CDC in Guangxi have the H7N9 virus laboratory testing capabilities. (Finish)
Keywords: China; Guangxi; H7N9; Avian Influenza; Human.