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Title: #Macao confirmed a new imported #human case of #H7N9 #avian #flu.

Subject: Macao PRC SAR, imported human case of H7N9.

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

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Macao confirmed a new imported human case of H7N9 avian flu


2017-01-13 HKT 00:32

Macau confirmed one new imported case of H7N9 avian influenza.

The patient is a 72-year-old woman, suffering from hypertension and diabetes and other chronic diseases, usually living in Guangdong Zhongshan Wuguishan town.

Patient had with fever, cough and other symptoms since Sunday, admitted to the local hospital, the following day on their own discharged. She arrived in Macau on Tuesday morning and called an ambulance to the A & E department of the hospital.

The Patient is now better than when admitted to hospital, the situation is relatively stable, are receiving isolation treatment.

Macau Health Bureau said the patients in the Zhongshan home to raise chickens, and often to the local live chicken market to buy food.


Keywords: Macao PRC SAR; H7N9; Avian Influenza; Human.