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Title: China, Yunnan cluster of H7N9 influenza cases included a child, two women and a man.

Subject: Avian Influenza, H7N9 subtype, human cases in the Yunnan province of China.

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

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China, Yunnan cluster of H7N9 influenza cases included a child, two women and a man



(Reporter Peng Xi) June 28, Yunnan network (micro-signal: yunnancn) reporter learned from the Yunnan Provincial Health and Family Planning Committee, that in the Yunnan Wenshan Zhuang and Miao Autonomous Prefecture Wenshan City, confirmed four people infected with H7N9 virus of avian influenza.

Among the cases, one patient has completely recovered from the illness. It is reported that the case is a child, whereas the remaining three are the two women, and one man, still in hospital isolation treatment.


After the outbreak, the Yunnan Provincial Health Committee and Wenshan state government attaches great importance to timely mobilization of provincial experts to treat patients, to carry out the work of the epidemic. At present, a patient has been fully recovered to lift the isolation , the remaining three patients in the hospital isolation treatment, stable condition.

The four patients’ close contacts showed so far no abnormality. Wenshan City has closed the urban live poultry market on June 25.



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