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#Avian #Influenza #H7N9 in #China: Preventing the Next #SARS (@WHO, Apr. 2 ‘17)

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21 Jul 2017

#HK CHP notified of one #human case of #avian #influenza #H7N9 in #China (Jul 21 ‘17)


Title: #HK CHP notified of one #human case of #avian #influenza #H7N9 in #China.

Subject: Avian Influenza, H7N9 subtype, human cases in China, weekly report.

Source: Centre for Health Protection, Hong Kong PRC SAR, full page: (LINK).

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CHP notified of human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) in Jiangsu

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The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health is today (July 21) monitoring a notification from the National Health and Family Planning Commission that one additional human case of avian influenza A(H7N9) was recorded from July 14 to 20 in Jiangsu, and strongly urged the public to maintain strict personal, food and environmental hygiene both locally and during travel.

The 62-year-old female patient in Nanjing was known to have exposure to live poultry market and had onset on July 12.

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The public may visit the CHP's pages for more information:

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Ends/Friday, July 21, 2017 / Issued at HKT 20:35 / NNNN

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Keywords: HK PRC SAR; Updates; H7N9; Avian Influenza; Human; China; Jiangsu.

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