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10 Mar 2017

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Title: China, Guangdong province had not human cases of H7N9 influenza in a week.

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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China, Guangdong province had not human cases of H7N9 influenza in a week


According to the South Network reported that on the 10th, the Guangdong Provincial Health Commission reported that March 3 - March 9, the province did not add human H7N9 cases.

According to the results of the provincial CDC monitoring, 939 samples were sampled in 98 bird markets in Guangdong Province, including 78 samples of H7 subtype positive samples and 8.3% (78/939) positive samples.

The Experts advise: H7N9 epidemic is still high season, H7N9 mortality rate as high as 30-40%, the public should continue to be vigilant, as far as possible to avoid the sale of live poultry market, to avoid contact with live birds. Fever, cough, headache, general malaise and other respiratory symptoms, to the nearest medical and health institutions to visit. If you have contact with birds before, take the initiative to tell the doctor.


Keywords: China; Guangdong; H7N9; Human; Poultry.