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Title: China, Shanxi notified to Inner Mongolia of an imported human case of H7N9 influenza.

Subject: Avian Influenza, H7N9 subtype, human case in Shanxi, imported from Inner Mongolia.

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

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China, Shanxi notified to Inner Mongolia of an imported human case of H7N9 influenza


On May 27, Hohhot, Qingshuihe County, North Township, reported that a close contact of a Shanxi H7N9 confirmed human case terminated medical observation.

Patient’s seven close contacts did not show clinical abnormalities.

On June 7, the reporter learned from the Qingshui River County Health Planning Commission, May 23, Shanxi Provincial Health Commission reported that the province of Xinzhou City, Guixing County, a diagnosis of H7N9 confirmed case.

On the same day, Hohhot Qingshuihe County received a letter from the health department of Shanxi Province, said there is a close contact with Qingshui County.

Qingshuihe County CDC investigation found that on May 16, the contact due to toothache to the town of Shanxi Province, Shuangquan County Health Center hospital infusion, in this case with the patients diagnosed in close contact with 4 hours.

Subsequently, the relevant departments of the contact were conducted medical observation.



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