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7 Jun 2017

#China, an #InnerMongolia patient tested positive for #H7N9 #influenza in Yulin (Jun 7 ‘17)

Title: China, an Inner Mongolia patient tested positive for H7N9 influenza in Yulin.

Subject: Avian Influenza, H7N9 subtype, human case in a Inner Mongolia resident.

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

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China, an Inner Mongolia patient tested positive for H7N9 influenza in Yulin


June 6, 2017, the city CDC detection, the city hospital admitted a patient later diagnosed with H7N9 influenza. The patient is an Inner Mongolia Wushenqi Tuke town farmers, male, 67 years old, the city's first imported case husband.

The patient was also [likely] infected in Inner Mongolia, the city was diagnosed, is the second case of the city of imported human infection H7N9 case.

Before the onset of illness he had contact with the dead bird; subsequently the couple developed fever, cough and other symptoms, rushed to the local village health clinic for treatment; since they experienced no improvement, at 9:00 pm on May 29 came to the city of Yuyang District Star Yuan hospital for treatment, 22:30 or so suspected H7N9 cases into the city hospital in the southern suburbs hospital treatment.

City CDC were on May 29, June 4, June 6, case’s test results were positive for H7N9.

After admission, the hospital has been in patients with highly suspected cases to take isolation measures for treatment. Provincial medical treatment expert group during the treatment of consultation several times, the patient has taken targeted treatment. At the same time, the city health and family planning bureau to strengthen the city more than two medical institutions fever clinic, respiratory specialist influenza monitoring, strengthen the sense of prevention and control, the prevention and control work in an orderly manner.

Remind the masses again, try to avoid direct contact with live birds, birds or their feces. Do not buy live poultry to kill yourself, nor buy fresh, live, frozen poultry and their products without quarantine certificates. Raw poultry, eggs, etc., must be cooked and cooked after eating, processing raw poultry meat and eggs, to thoroughly wash their hands. Pay attention to food hygiene, develop a healthy lifestyle, strengthen physical exercise. If you have fever and respiratory symptoms, should bring a mask, as soon as possible treatment, remember to tell the doctor before the onset of bird contact history.


Keywords: China; Inner Mongolia; H7N9; Avian Influenza; Human.