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Title: China, Shanxi: first imported case of H7N9 influenza recovered and discharged from hospital.

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

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

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China, Shanxi: first imported case of H7N9 influenza recovered and discharged from hospital


(Reporter Hao Xiaowei) yesterday morning, after 17 days of medical treatment, the city first imported H7N9 patient has been discharged.

On May 23, the patient was transferred from another hospital to the 4th Hospital; treatment was started immediately, emergency plans activated, the first time the composition of the strongest treatment team, put the best treatment power, focus on the advantages of resources, scientific development of treatment programs, To carry out medical treatment.

On June 8, combined with patient’s with viral nucleic acid detection of two consecutive negative laboratory results, according to the 2017 edition of "human infection H7N9 avian influenza diagnosis and treatment program", the patient was in line with discharge standards.

The city's first imported H7N9 patients were discharged, fully demonstrated in our province to deal with public health emergencies in the city's ability and level, but also test the city's four hospitals to deal with public health emergency response capacity and level of treatment, but also for the future Medical treatment has accumulated valuable experience.


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