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#Update: Increase in #Human #Infections with #Avian #Influenza #H7N9 Viruses During the 5th #Epidemic — #China, Oct. ‘16–Aug. 7 ‘17 (@CDCgov, edited)

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7 Jan 2017

#China, #Hunan reported one #human case of #infection with #H7N9 #avian #flu virus (Netease, Jan. 7 ‘17)


Title: China, Hunan reported one human case of infection with H7N9 avian flu virus.

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

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

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Hunan confirmed a case of human infection with H7N9 influenza

2017-01-07 21:26:50 / Source: Xinhua report

Xinhua News Agency, Changsha, January 7 (Reporter Shuai) - reporter learned from the Hunan Provincial Center for Disease Control was informed on January 7 of a case of human infection with H7N9 influenza.

The case is a male, Zhuzhou City resident, when the disease lived in Hawthorn District, 35 years old, contact with poultry history.

At present, the patient in critical condition, is the organization of experts active treatment.

Close contacts with patients who did not appear fever, cough and other flu-like symptoms.

Hunan Province CDC recommendations, the masses should try to avoid contact with chickens, ducks, wild birds and other poultry and their secretions and excreta; contact with poultry and their secretions and excreta after using soap, mobile water to clean hands; try to avoid Exposure to live poultry trading market, farms and other places; it is best to change the consumption habits of live birds, choose to go to the regular sales of quarantine products purchased after the cold.


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