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Title: China, Guizhou province reported a human case of H7N9 influenza.

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

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

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China, Guizhou province reported a human case of H7N9 influenza


2017-03-06 18:43:20

Southeast News / March 6, from Southeast State Health and Family Planning Commission was informed that notification, Qiandongnan health units to strengthen the monitoring of pneumonia detected from one case of unexplained pneumonia cases Taijiang County March 6 out of H7N9 Influenza virus positive, by the Guizhou Provincial CDC laboratory review and clinical experts diagnosed, diagnosed with human infection H7N9 cases.

The case is a 40 years old, now living in Southeast Guizhou Taizhou County. After investigation, the case before the onset of live bird history of exposure.

At present, the patient is actively treated, all close contacts are under medical observation, asymptomatic.

The provincial county attaches great importance to the provincial health planning committee, the state government leadership team led a team to Taijiang County held a special meeting, arrangements for the deployment of patient treatment and epidemic prevention and control work, provincial and municipal health departments immediately organized experts Treatment of patients, the relevant departments to actively carry out epidemic prevention and control and market supervision.


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