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9 Jan 2017

#China, #Guizhou Province reported one #human case of #H7N9 #avian #flu virus #infection (Xinhua, Jan. 9 ‘17)


Title: China, Guizhou Province reported one human case of H7N9 avian flu virus infection.

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

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

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Guizhou found a case of human infection with H7N9 influenza virus


January 9, 2017 14:54:11  / Source: Xinhua News Agency

Xinhua News Agency, Guiyang, January 9 - Guizhou recently found a case of human infection with H7N9 avian influenza virus, the patient is currently receiving treatment.

Reporter learned from the Guizhou Provincial Planning Commission was informed that Qiannan medical and health units to strengthen the monitoring of pneumonia, from 1 case of unknown causes of pneumonia detected H7N9 virus positive, Clinical investigation, laboratory test results were diagnosed as human infection H7N9 case.

The case is a 52 years old, now living Qiannan Pingtang County. After investigation, the case before the onset of trafficking in poultry business activities. At present, the case is still in hospital for treatment, all cases of close contact with clinical observation, were not abnormal. After the outbreak of the disease, Qiannan medical institutions to treat patients, the relevant departments to actively carry out epidemic prevention and control and market monitoring and management.


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