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16 Mar 2017

#China, A case of #human #infection with #H7N9 #influenza in Zunyi City, #Guizhou Province (Mar. 16 ‘17)


Title: #China, A case of #human #infection with #H7N9 #influenza in Zunyi City, #Guizhou Province.

Subject: Avian Influenza, H7N9 subtype, human case in Guizhou province of China.

Source: Local Media, full page: (LINK). Article in Chinese, edited.

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A case of human infection with H7N9 in Zunyi City, Guizhou Province


2017-03-17 00:24:15 / Source: Xinhua

Xinhua News Agency, Guiyang, March 16 (Xinhua Li shock Ya) from the Guizhou Provincial Health Commission was informed that Zunyi City, Guizhou Province, a case of human infection with H7N9 influenza, the patient is currently under treatment.

It is understood that Zunyi City on the 15th confirmed 1 case of H7N9 virus infection. The patient is a male, 61 years old, Yuqing County, has now transferred to Zunyi Medical College Affiliated Hospital ICU treatment.

H7N9 virus mainly through direct contact with poultry secretions or excreta infection, there is no evidence of no successor. Experts reminded to maintain a good living habits, less contact with birds, poultry eggs cooked eggs can be effective in preventing infection H7N9 virus, such as high fever, cough, difficulty breathing and other symptoms should be promptly to the hospital for treatment.


Keywords: China; Guizhou; H7N9; Avian Influenza; Human.