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11 Mar 2017

#China, #Hunan reported a #human case of #H7N9 #influenza last week (Mar. 11 ‘17)


Title: #China, #Hunan reported a #human case of #H7N9 #influenza last week.

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

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

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Hunan reported a human case of H7N9 influenza


March 11, 2017

March 10, the reporter learned from the provincial CDC, recently, the national H7N9 joint supervision group of Hunan, the Province H7N9 epidemic prevention and control work to fully affirmed.

From March 3 to March 9, Hunan reported H7N9 one human case of H7N9 flu, the epidemic tends to be stable.

In this regard, disease control experts believe that the current H7N9 epidemic in a high degree of distribution, H7N9 virus transmission is still from the birds to people, exposure to infected birds or exposed to live poultry market is an important risk factor for human infection. Experts predict that the most recent period, the province may still appear H7N9 sporadic cases.



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