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10 May 2017

#China, #Beijing reported one new #human case of #H7N9 #influenza (May 10 ‘17)


Title: China, Beijing reported one new human case of H7N9 influenza.

Subject: Avian Influenza, H7N9 subtype, human case in Beijing.

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

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China, Beijing reported one new human case of H7N9 influenza


On May 8, Miyun District Hospital admitted a case of severe pneumonia in patient with suspected influenza virus infection.

On May 9, the city CDC specimens test results showed that the patient was infected with H7N9 virus.

The patient is female, 60 years old, Wengzhuang town resident, now at the district hospital for treatment.

District CDC technical personnel have been in accordance with the relevant norms, to carry out epidemiological investigation and disposal; District Animal Disease Prevention and Control Center, animal health supervision and other departments have started prevention and control plans, active and orderly related work. At present, the city reported several cases of people infected with H7N9 flu, but without evidence of efficient person-to-person transmission.



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