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18 Apr 2017

#China, #Shandong reported one #human case of #H7N9 #influenza (Ifeng, Apr. 18 ‘17)


Title: China, Shandong reported one human case of H7N9 influenza.

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

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

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China, Shandong reported one human case of H7N9 influenza


Qilu City Weihai April 18 (Reporter Yu Xiao) - Qilu network reporter from the Weihai Municipal People's Government News Office official microblogging @ Weihai was informed that on April 18, 2017, Weihai City, Wendeng District Found a human case of H7N9 flu.

The patient is a male, 46 years old, the current condition is stable and treated in hospital.

Wendeng District Health and Family Planning Department is in accordance with national requirements to carry out epidemiological survey, specimen collection and testing, close contact tracking. Experts advise that the recent closure of the live poultry market in Weihai City and the market environment for disinfection, the public should try to avoid contact with live poultry, pay attention to personal hygiene, to prevent the spread of the virus.


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