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8 May 2018

#China, A #Poultry #Outbreak of Highly Pathogenic #Avian #Influenza #H7N9 confirmed in #Ningxia Hui Province (MoA, May 8 ‘18)

          

Title:

A Poultry Outbreak of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza H7N9 confirmed in Ningxia Hui Province.

Subject:

Avian Influenza, H7N9 HPAI subtype, poultry enzootic in China.

Source:

Ministry of Agriculture of PR of China, full page: (LINK). Article in Chinese, edited.

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#China, A #Poultry #Outbreak of Highly Pathogenic #Avian #Influenza #H7N9 confirmed in #Ningxia Hui Province

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On April 25th , a layer’s hens raised by a farmer in Yuanzhou District, Guyuan City, Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region experienced suspected avian flu symptoms, with 3,000 cases and 2210 deaths .

On May 1, animal Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region Center for Disease Control and Prevention diagnosed as suspected bird flu.

On May 7, by the National Avian Influenza Reference Laboratory confirmed the outbreaks as the H7N9 flu epidemic.

After the outbreak of the epidemic, the local authorities effectively handled the epidemic in accordance with the relevant preplans and the technical requirements for prevention and control, and culled and innocuously treated 86,000 poultry.

At present, the epidemic has been effectively controlled.

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Keywords: Avian Influenza; H7N9; Poultry; China; Ningxia Hui.

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