Title: #HK CHP closely monitors two #human cases of #influenza #H7N9 in #Sichuan.
Subject: Avian Influenza, H7N9 subtype, human cases in Sichuan Province of China.
Source: Centre for Health Protection, Hong Kong PRC SAR, full page: (LINK).
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CHP closely monitors two human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Sichuan
The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health is today (February 14) closely monitoring two additional human cases of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Sichuan, and again urged the public to maintain strict personal, food and environmental hygiene both locally and during travel.
The Health and Family Planning Commission of Sichuan Province reported that a 60-year old male patient from Pengxi County and a 48-year-old female patient from Zhongjiang County are now in critical condition.
The public may visit the CHP's pages for more information:
- the avian influenza page,
- the weekly Avian Influenza Report, global statistics and affected areas of avian influenza,
- the Facebook Page and
- the YouTube Channel.
Keywords: HK PRC SAR; Updates; H7N9; Avian Influenza; Human; Sichuan.